He couldn't win the argument any other way, so he had resorted to his irresistible charm.
Without further argument, Sarah and Tammy left, and Lisa was alone.
We were in bed and this pillow talk was quickly becoming an argument I didn't want to have.
Jonathan gave him no argument, but he took the book with him.
His words stung, and any further argument died on her lips as she realized how serious he was.
The two men had carried on a fifteen-year argument on politics.
Rhyn froze. The voice was Gabriel's, but the assassin's argument was unlike Gabe, who would know exactly what Rhyn would do after their conversation in Hell.
Still, a case that spawned a novel basis for argument was always a welcomed diversion from their increasing caseload.
They'll get no argument from me.
Dean expected a spirited argument at the very least, but tomorrow was Wednesday, Atlantic City day, and Fred needed a good night's sleep.
The last thing she wanted to do was renew their argument of the night before, but they needed to clear the air about something.
When he pushed her ahead of him down the hill, she gave him no argument and continued without comment.
If he couldn't win an argument any other way, he could always resort to demeaning dialog.
For the argument on behalf of William Stevenson's authorship, see Henry Bradley's essay prefixed to his edition of the play in Representative English Comedies (1903).
The ethical argument has greater value.
The design argument is available for the slightly bolder philosophy of intuitionalism as well as for empiricist theism.
After centuries of argument about how to feed our planet, the terms of the debate have become loaded with baggage.
But if the argument is that people demonstrating for free elections or civil liberties or other forms of rights is bad, then that is simply siding with the tyrant against the people.
It is a roundabout argument to be sure, but essentially the mobile revolution allows people to band together and eventually bring down tyrants.
She was intensely pro-Boer and wrote a strong argument in favour of Boer independence.
Well, you want an argument," he added, "come on then."
He was unpleasantly struck, too, by the excessive contempt for others that he observed in Speranski, and by the diversity of lines of argument he used to support his opinions.
Having learned from experiment and argument that a stone falls downwards, a man indubitably believes this and always expects the law that he has learned to be fulfilled.