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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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These results represent hours of work every day, all year long, sometimes for four years," said Bellarmine's head Speech and Debate coach, Kim Jones.
Bellarmine College Preparatory today announced that its Speech and Debate Team was one of only four school teams in the nation to bring home the prestigious "Schools of Excellence in Speech and Debate" award from this year's National Speech and Debate Championships, held June 14 through 18 in Salt Lake City.
As president of her school's speech and debate team, she serves as head attorney of the mock trial team.
Bellarmine College Preparatory today announced that its Speech and Debate Team has won the California State Championship for the second consecutive year.
Two students from Cleveland High School took second place in a speech and debate competition involving 7,000 contestants from throughout the United States over the weekend, school officials said Sunday.
Nord, a 5-foot-9, 145-pound junior at Taft High School, is an honors student, vice president of the school speech and debate team, and advertising manager for the school newspaper.
After months of memorizing, rehearsing and perfecting their lines, members of the speech and debate team at Royal High School will board an airplane tonight, heading north to the state championships.
Simi Valley Toastmasters are inviting the public to hear 18 members of the Royal High School speech and debate team at 7:30 p.