make an argument

make an argument

verb advance, allege, argue, assert, challenge, claim, confute, contend, contest, debate, disagree, dispute, elucidate, emphasize, enunciate, establish, explain, expostulate, express, oppose, present arguments against, present arguuents for, proclaim, pronounce, propose, propound, put forth, put forward, remonstrate, set forth, show, state with conviction, stress, submit, urge
Associated concepts: arguments contained in a submission, oral argument
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You can make an argument [that] the company should have known better and been doing it differently; while in other situations it's not as clear, and you could reach a different interpretation.