- 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 argy
Well, argy as you may, the place don't look the same, now does it?Joyce's Investments
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He'd argy that you c'ud look out for me, seein' as we are chums.A Man to His Mate
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"Look here, cap'n, let's argy that matter a little," said Stubbs.Facing the World
"Hain't no time to argy law with you," said the Deacon impatiently.Si Klegg, Book 5 (of 6)
He picked 'em up, and went back into the house to argy Scripture with the Professor.A Yankee from the West