Translation of "argument" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] (DISAGREEMENT) 争执 uk us /ˈɑːɡ.jʊ.mənt/ US  /ˈɑːrɡ-/

a disagreement, or the process of disagreeing

The children had an argument about/over what game to play. 孩子们为了玩哪个游戏吵了起来。
He got into an argument with Jeff in the pub last night. 昨晚他和杰夫在酒馆里起了争执。
A decision was finally made after some heated argument. 经过激烈的争辩,最终作出了一项决定。

(Translation of “argument noun (DISAGREEMENT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)