Translation of arguable in Spanish:

arguable

Pronunciation: /ˈɑːrgjuəbəl; ˈɑːgjʊəbəl/

adj

  • 1.1 (open to doubt) discutible it's arguable whether that would have made any difference es discutible que eso hubiera cambiado las cosas
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    • Obviously some of these are arguable statistics, but they're none the less troubling.
    • I will readily grant that this is an arguable question, but that's just the point.
    • Furthermore it's a highly arguable claim both for its inclusions and omissions.
    1.2 (reasonable, possible) it is arguable that … podría decirse que … (in argument) podría argüirse or argumentarse que …
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    • Yet it is arguable that by exciting the imaginations of his audience old Leonardo helped broaden the future audience for the arts in general.
    • This court, nevertheless, decided that it was arguable that the interpreter could recover a reasonable fee for work done.
    • It is arguable that 1984 is therefore the greatest of all dystopias.

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