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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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16 ( ANI ): The British High Commission New Delhi's much acclaimed annual debate competition GREAT Britain Debate took place at Lady Shri Ram College on February 15.
The GREAT Debate competition will take place throughout the month of November and December in six universities across Pakistan.
Experienced debate teams from Comrat and Bender were invited to debate the appropriate decision-making process for choosing a career to familiarize their counterparts from Balti with the Karl Popper debate format as a method for fostering critical thinking in young people.
ET  to debate six topics, with 15 minutes of discussion for each.
Univision is hosting a one-hour debate Friday at 7 p.
Second, as editors of a journal devoted to interdisciplinary methods of study, we are intrigued by the strong reliance on social scientific methods for the study of presidential debates, especially given the grounding of traditional academic debate in rhetoric and the humanities.
The small or nonexistent movement in voters' preferences is evident when comparing the polls before and after each debate or during the debate season as a whole.
Many thanks for dedicating an article to the inaugural edition of BBC Africa Debate ("The BBC Africa Debate: What debate?
Hundreds of academic articles and countless books have examined the content and effects of debates, how the news media cover the encounters and the impact of that coverage, and the strengths and weaknesses of various debate formats.
QATARDEBATE Center recently conducted a weeklong workshop in which university students and faculty were trained in the British parliamentary debate model.
I find out more just after the debate is over from the SNP, Plaid Cymru, the Greens and Ukip in their comments, than I hear for an hour and a half of the actual debate.
Synopsis: Americans who watched Wednesdayas third and final presidential debate say Barack Obama did a better job than John McCain by 56% to 30%.
LONG BEACH - A two-person debate team from Jordan High School is shaking things up in a new, feature-length documentary that earned an audience award at the Los Angeles Film Festival last month.
The scientific debate over climate change should be carried on at mainstream meetings and in the peer-reviewed literature.
Most people enter into debate with inadequate preparation and, in the heat of the moment, when their pride is on the line because their ignorance has been exposed, they seek to evade a difficult question or rebuttal rather than admit either their ignorance or their error.