Argute
Argute Ar*gute", a. [L. argutus, p. p. of arguere. See {Argue}.] 1. Sharp; shrill. [Obs.] --Johnson. [1913 Webster]

2. Sagacious; acute; subtle; shrewd. [1913 Webster]

The active preacher . . . the argue schoolman. --Milman. [1913 Webster]


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