argufy

[ ahr-gyuh-fahy ]
/ ˈɑr gyəˌfaɪ /

verb (used with or without object), ar·gu·fied, ar·gu·fy·ing.

Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S. to argue, dispute, or wrangle.

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Origin of argufy

First recorded in 1745–55; argue + -fy

OTHER WORDS FROM argufy

ar·gu·fi·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for argufy

argufy
/ (ˈɑːɡjʊˌfaɪ) /

verb -fies, -fying or -fied

facetious, or dialect to argue or quarrel, esp over something trivial
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