Definition of Debate. Meaning of Debate. Synonyms of Debate

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Definition of Debate

Debate
Debate De*bate", v. i. 1. To engage in strife or combat; to fight. [Obs.] --Chaucer. Well could he tourney and in lists debate. --Spenser. 2. To contend in words; to dispute; hence, to deliberate; to consider; to discuss or examine different arguments in the mind; -- often followed by on or upon. He presents that great soul debating upon the subject of life and death with his intimate friends. --Tatler.

Meaning of Debate from wikipedia

- Debate is a process that involves formal discourse on a particular topic, often including a moderator and audience. In a debate, arguments are put forward...
- The abortion debate is a longstanding, ongoing controversy that touches on the moral, legal, medical, and religious aspects of induced abortion. In English-speaking...
- Presidential debates may refer to: Leaders' debate, which occur within Parliamentary forms of government French presidential debates, held on television...
- Speech & Debate is a 2017 American film directed by Dan Harris. The film is an adaptation of the play of the same name and was released on April 7, 2017...
- Christianity portal The Leipzig Debate (German: Leipziger Dis****tion) was a theological dis****tion originally between Andreas Karlstadt, Martin Luther...
- The Munk Debates are a semi-annual series of debates on major policy issues held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. They are run by the Aurea Foundation, a...
- The Great Debate, also called the Shapley–Curtis Debate, was held on 26 April 1920 at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, between the astronomers...
- Great Debate may refer to The Great Debate, also called the Samye Debate, the Council of Lhasa or the Council of Samye, a decisive debate in Tibetan Buddhism...
- The Lincoln–Douglas debates were a series of seven debates between Abraham Lincoln, the Republican Party candidate for the United States Senate from Illinois...
- The Mytilenean Debate (also spelled "Mytilenaean Debate") was the Athenian ****embly concerning reprisals against the city-state of Mytilene, which had...