To put forth reasons for or against; debate:
To deny is defined as to refuse to admit something, refuse to agree to something, refuse to acknowledge something or refuse to accept something.
To attempt to deal with or understand something; contend or struggle:
The definition of spar is to become involved in an argument, or to go through the motions of fighting or boxing for practice and training without actually engaging in a match.
Resist is defined as to fend off, oppose or work against.
Repudiate is to refuse to have anything to do with or to reject in a public way.
Rebut is defined as to contradict or oppose.
To ask a question or questions
To render (a legal issue or question) irrelevant.
(Archaic) To harass or worry by wrangling.
To gainsay is defined as to oppose, deny or say something is false.
To bother or worry unnecessarily
To be uncertain about; question; feel distrust of
To be of a different opinion; disagree:
To discuss or argue (a question, for example) formally.
To argue about; debate; discuss
To contravene is to go against or contradict.
To assert to be untrue, often by saying the opposite:
To question the qualifications of (a voter) or the validity of (a vote).
To brawl is to become involved in a noisy or violent fight.
To engage in a bad-tempered quarrel, often in a petty manner over something trivial; squabble.
(Informal) To fight, quarrel, or argue
To pick a fight or start an argument.
To argue or find fault over trivial matters or minor concerns; cavil.
To argue or quarrel; dispute
The definition of a conflict is a fight or disagreement.
An instance of disparity or unlikeness:
A spat is defined as a silly fight or petty quarrel.
In constitutional law, an actual, definite, and concrete dispute over legal rights between parties with adverse interests wherein one party is seeking an adjudication of the dispute and specific relief of a conclusive nature. Also called case or controversy requirement. See also adversary proceeding.
A minor or preliminary conflict or dispute:
Strife or contention in words only, or an argument about words
A fight or struggle; esp., a fist fight
A rowdy argument.
Falling out is defined as a disagreement or something that causes two people to no longer be friendly with one another.
(Informal) Trouble or disturbance
To share an opinion or feeling; be in accord:
To say positively; declare firmly; assert to be true
To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
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