- a term used to refer to an Argentine.
Origin of Argie
This nickname is associated with its use in British tabloids in 1982, when Argentina invaded the Falkland Islands, a British colony.
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Examples from the Web for argies
Contemporary Examples of argies
Sit down across a table with the Argies for a friendly chat about the Falklands?Prince William in the Falklands Is a Reminder to Argentina
November 15, 2011
Historical Examples of argies
Fr'm this he argies that th' conscience isn't part iv th' soul.Mr. Dooley Says