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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that contests or argues especially quarrelsomely.

Usage examples (29)
  • Verb (used with object) : to dispute a proposal. ,to dispute an advance of troops
  • STRANGER: We were saying of him, if I am not mistaken, that he was a disputer?
  • Where now is the wise, where is the scribe, where is the disputer of this world, with all their wisdom?
  • Why then does not the disputer, thus recollecting, taste in the mouth of his musing the sweetness of joy, or the bitterness of sorrow? for more
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