Definition of 'arguable'
Example sentences containing 'arguable'
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How long this remains the case is arguable.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It was not for the victim or family to establish some arguable case before that investigation took place.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The court said that it had refused a further appeal because it did not raise an arguable point in law.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
There are cases that are arguable.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It is an arguable claim, but by no means a ridiculous one.The Times Literary Supplement (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Indeed, the opposite case is arguable.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The judge had held that there was no such good arguable case and declared that the English court had no jurisdiction to try the action.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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