Synonyms for argumentative

Synonyms for (adj) argumentative

Synonyms: argumentative

Definition: given to or characterized by argument

Usage: an argumentative discourse; argumentative to the point of being cantankerous; an intelligent but argumentative child

Similar words: quarrelsome

Definition: given to quarreling

Usage: arguing children; quarrelsome when drinking

Similar words: disputatious, disputative, contentious, litigious, combative

Definition: inclined or showing an inclination to dispute or disagree, even to engage in law suits

Usage: a style described as abrasive and contentious; a disputatious lawyer; a litigious and acrimonious spirit

Similar words: eristic, eristical

Definition: given to disputation for its own sake and often employing specious arguments

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