the green, smooth-skinned, edible fruit of an Asian vine, Actinidia arguta.
. a term used to refer to an Argentine. Historical Examples He does look a bit like a man, and we could Argy with him; but that old man, and that girl—they’ll take on so.’ Fern’s Hollow Hesba Stretton Well, Argy as you may, the place don’t look the same, now does it? Joyce’s Investments […]
a vigorous discussion or dispute. noun (pl) -bargies (Brit, informal) a wrangling argument or verbal dispute Also called argle-bargle
(of knitted articles) having a diamond-shaped pattern in two or more colors. a diamond-shaped pattern of two or more colors, used in knitting socks, sweaters, etc. a sock having this pattern. Contemporary Examples Eighteen years ago the world became widely aware of the plaid yellow suit, the white minidress, and an overload of argyle. Honoring […]
a historic county in W Scotland. Contemporary Examples Her husband was the Marquis of Lorne when she married him, later the 9th Duke of Argyll. Queen Victoria’s Illegitimate Grandchild Tom Sykes November 27, 2013 Historical Examples Argyll created a diversion by suggesting the abandonment of the Irish spirit duty. The Life of William Ewart Gladstone, […]