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  • n. A verbal argument.
  • v. To argue.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To argue obstinately; bandy words; haggle.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a verbal dispute; a wrangling argument


Originated in Scottish, where argle refers to argument, and bargle to reduplication. (Wiktionary)



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