arguendo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin arguendō.

Adverb[edit]

arguendo (not comparable)

  1. (law) for the sake of argument
  2. (law) Used to set off the facts presented in an argument on a point of law from facts in dispute in the case.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used after the word it modifies, due to the influence of Latin grammar - assuming arguendo not *arguendo assuming.

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

arguendo

  1. gerund of arguire

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Gerund[edit]

arguendō

  1. ablative of arguendum

Participle[edit]

arguendō

  1. dative masculine singular of arguendus
  2. dative neuter singular of arguendus
  3. ablative masculine singular of arguendus
  4. ablative neuter singular of arguendus