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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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The article was found in our own Western Mail newspaper, in the issue dated January 30, 1897, when university debating society reports were printed in the media.
Final-year law student and president of Northumbria University Debating Society Ria Wilkinson said: "For many students, this general election will be their first as registered voters - so, whatever your political persuasion, this is a perfect opportunity to put searching questions to some of the region's key politicians.
Richard Canner, president, Birmingham and Edgbaston Debating Society, and Ken Wilkinson, president 60 years ago
Michael Buerk, who has also become the new Patron of Solihull Debating Society, said: "The debate was terrific and showed why Solihull has one of the finest reputations for debating for any school in the country.
He was a member of the university's debating society and wrote on an online prole: "I used to be in the military back at home and my goal now is to be a successful businessman.
Organised by the prestigious debating society Oxford Union, Sherawat now joins the ranks of world leaders who were guest speakers on the same platform in the past.
I was a big noise in the debating society at our school.
K-Pop star Psy taught Oxford University students how to dance Gangnam Style before addressing the institution's prestigious debating society.
Yesterday'shi ghlights vvSir Michael Stoute has his string in scintillating form and punters were keen to be with his Debating Society in the 1m2f handicap at Lingfield, sending the colt off 11-4 favourite.
The Debating Society of the Polytechnic of Namibia will assist the conference.
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Strauss-Kahn gave his speech on Friday night at the world-famous debating society of the university.
They are members of the Junior Debating Society at Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield, and are getting an insider tour at No 10, allowing the boys to see the home and headquarters to the nation's leader.
CODE vice president and participant Hisham Uddin recalled how he and fellow member Taha Syed worked in 2010 at rebuilding a defunct debating society, which had been lying dormant for three years.
Mohsin Ehsan Literary Week 2010 organised by Literary and Debating Society (LDS) UET here Tuesday.