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Synonyms for debate

Synonyms for debate

to put forth reasons for or against something, often excitedly

the presentation of an argument or arguments

Synonyms for debate

a discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against some proposition or proposal

the formal presentation of a stated proposition and the opposition to it (usually followed by a vote)

argue with one another

discuss the pros and cons of an issue

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Carlos Pastoral is ranked 41st in Challenge Science out of approximately 1,100 senior division contestants while Raphael Estacio is ranked 38th in Challenge History, 47th in Challenge Science, and 177th Champion Debater and his team (Estacio, Oquiza, Pineda) is the 19th top debate team, 51st Scholar's Bowl team, and 43rd Champion team out of an estimated 366 teams.
See if your school has a debate team, and if they don't, create one
Probing further, the Science Debate team learned that science was seen as a niche topic by the campaigns, and a presidential debate dedicated to science policy issues such as climate change, innovation, research, health care, energy, ocean health, stem cells, and the like was viewed as requiring extensive preparation and posing high risk for a limited return.
Tolson, the well-regarded poet who taught at Wiley and coached the debate team in the '20s and '30s.
Joe Miller's Cross-X explores issues of race, class, academic equality, and democratic participation through the lens of a policy debate team at an inner city high school.
Participating schools can compete to send their winning four-person debate team to the United Nations Foundation Global Student Leadership Summit in New York City.
King Edward's VI Five Ways debate team (from left) Rachel Shereef, Michael Spencer, Richard Robinson, teacher Rachel Loren and debater Tim Swann.
Unearthing a newfound talent as an orator, Justin invests every moment in the high school debate team, coached by Mr Geary (Vince Vaughn).
On the debate team with you: Gemini, Capricorn, Keep a Libra around for mental stimulation.
It reasoned that students who seek to join the debate team, write for the student newspaper, play in the marching band, or participate in any other after school activities would be dissuaded from using drugs knowing that their urine would be tested.
The second section provides narrative documentation of the international travel done by the Arkansas State University Speech and Debate Team along with the benefits gained as a result of its travel.
Besides her academic load, she's on the debate team and studies clarinet and piano.
In my own case, to the "tent that I have emerged from this problem, it happened almost incidentally, as I put to rest various inner oppositions and conflicts, Sometime in my teens, I decided that the way to deal with stuffering was to defy it and become a member of the debate team.
Huynh has also been an active member of Lowell High School's debate team, and she credits her debate team experience for her disciplined study skills, confident leadership ability, and determination for future success.
The Oak Hill School speech and debate team finished in second place in the 4A/3A/2A/1A division at the OSAA Speech and Debate Championships last week at Western Oregon University in Monmouth.