[ahr-gyoo-uh-buh l] /ˈɑr gyu ə bəl/
susceptible to debate, challenge, or doubt; questionable:
Whether this is the best plan of action or not is arguable.
susceptible to being supported by convincing or persuasive argument:
Admirers agree that it is arguable he is the finest pianist of his generation.
capable of being disputed; doubtful
capable of being supported by argument; plausible
1610s, from argue + -able.
[ahr-gyuh-men-tuh-tiv] /ˌɑr gyəˈmɛn tə tɪv/ adjective 1. fond of or given to and dispute; disputatious; contentious: The law students were an unusually argumentative group. 2. of or characterized by ; controversial: an argumentative attitude toward political issues. 3. Law. or containing suggesting that a certain fact tends toward a certain conclusion. /ˌɑːɡjʊˈmɛntətɪv/ adjective 1. given […]
[uh-ris-tuh-krat-ik, ar-uh-stuh-] /əˌrɪs təˈkræt ɪk, ˌær ə stə-/ adjective 1. of or relating to government by an . 2. belonging to or favoring the . 3. characteristic of an ; having the manners, values, or qualities associated with the : aristocratic bearing; aristocratic snobbishness. /ˌærɪstəˈkrætɪk/ adjective 1. relating to or characteristic of aristocracy or an […]
[ar-uh-mat-ik] /ˌær əˈmæt ɪk/ adjective 1. having an ; fragrant or sweet-scented; odoriferous. 2. Chemistry. of or relating to an or compounds. noun 3. a plant, drug, or medicine yielding a fragrant , as sage or certain spices and oils. 4. . /ˌærəˈmætɪk/ adjective 1. having a distinctive, usually fragrant smell 2. (of an organic […]
[uh-rahy-vuh l] /əˈraɪ vəl/ noun 1. an act of ; a coming: His arrival was delayed by traffic. 2. the reaching or attainment of any object or condition: arrival at a peace treaty. 3. the person or thing that or has : First arrivals will be the first seated. /əˈraɪvəl/ noun 1. the act or […]