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1. argument (om kommunikation) a fact or assertion offered as evidence that something is true

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was a strong argument that his hypothesis was true.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)statement

Mindre specifikke termerevidence

Mere specifikke termeradducing, case, clincher, con, counterargument, determiner, determining factor, last word, pro, proof, specious argument

2. argument (om kommunikation) a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey were involved in a violent argument.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arguing, contention, contestation, controversy, disceptation, disputation, tilt

Mindre specifikke termerconflict, difference, difference of opinion, dispute

Mere specifikke termerargle-bargle, argy-bargy, fight, firestorm, polemic, sparring

3. argument (om kommunikation) a discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against some proposition or proposal

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe argument over foreign aid goes on and on.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)argumentation, debate

Mindre specifikke termerdiscussion, give-and-take, word

Mere specifikke termerlogomachy

4. argument (om kommunikation) a summary of the subject or plot of a literary work or play or movie

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe editor added the argument to the poem.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)literary argument

Mindre specifikke termersum-up, summary

5. argument (om kommunikation) (computer science) a reference or value that is passed to a function, procedure, subroutine, command, or program

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)parameter

Mindre specifikke termeraddress, computer address, reference, value

Overordnet emneområdecomputer science, computing

6. argument (om erkendelse) a variable in a logical or mathematical expression whose value determines the dependent variable; if f(x)=y, x is the independent variable

Mindre specifikke termervariable, variable quantity

7. argument (om erkendelse) a course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI can't follow your line of reasoning.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)argumentation, line, line of reasoning, logical argument

Mindre specifikke termerabstract thought, logical thinking, reasoning

Mere specifikke termercasuistry, line of inquiry, line of questioning, policy

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