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English definition of “make a case for sth”

make a case for sth

(UK also make out a case for sth)
to argue that something is the best thing to do, giving your reasons: We will only publish a new edition if you can make a convincing case for it.Arguing and disagreeing
(Definition of make a case for sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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