To prevent (someone) from a purpose or course of action by persuasion:
Argue is defined as to verbally disagree with someone.
To debate is defined as to argue about the opposing sides of a subject or to discuss the merits of different arguments and points of view.
To ask for urgently or peremptorily:
To examine or consider a subject in speech or writing.
To argue or debate (a question); discuss pro and con
To participate in a public demonstration in opposition to (something):
Challenge means to stop someone and ask for their identification.
To voice opposition; object:
The definition of inveigh is to rant against something, or to speak or write about something with great hostility.
(Informal) To object strongly; complain; grumble
To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
Find another word for expostulate. In this page you can discover 20 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for expostulate, like: remonstrate, reason with, dissuade, object, oppose, argue, debate, demand, discuss, dispute and protest.