The external arguments on both sides the modern woman question have been pretty thoroughly presented and well argued.
The Doctor read his sermon with a pleasant, paternal interest: it was well argued from his premises.
And were it well argued from one calamity, that we ought not to prevent another?
well argued, Traverse; but granting that they need a housekeeper, how do I know I would suit them?
It was well argued, with a logic of which I should have thought Prudence incapable.
c.1300, "to make reasoned statements to prove or refute a proposition," from Old French arguer "maintain an opinion or view; harry, reproach, accuse, blame" (12c.), from Latin argutare "to prattle, prate," frequentative of arguere "make clear, make known, prove, declare, demonstrate," from PIE *argu-yo-, from root *arg- "to shine, be white, bright, clear" (see argent). Meaning "to oppose, dispute" is from late 14c. Related: Argued; arguing.