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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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It has been a wonderful experience to see the enthusiasm and ability of young student debaters across Pakistan.
The AJHS and ASHS debaters wish to extend their thanks and gratitude to.
The debaters were given 15 minutes to prepare for each topic, before delivering five-minute speeches against their opponents.
Four debaters from Oak Hill School in Eugene also competed at the national championships: Laurel Eddins, Emma Rosander, Conrad Sproul and Beau Taylor-Ladd.
Proceeds raised by the event will contribute towards travel and accommodation costs for the four young debaters heading to the World Schools Debating Championships in Singapore this month.
e debaters stated it was a non-starter for NATO to sit round a table and all members, especially EU members, to agree on any policy whatsoever.
Bibby, a writer and communications coach in the UK, offers a guide to educational debate and the skills needed by debaters.
Tuesday's meeting involves three different formats: questioning by moderator Bernard Ponsonby, cross–examination by the debaters themselves, and questions from the 350–member audience.
Sir Mark Walport with student debaters Ami Clarkson, D J Hanson, Michael Ayodeji and Philip Cornish
Wins are more important to debaters than speaker points because wins determine which debaters will qualify for elimination rounds.
The debaters are trying to find ways to stir the spirit of youth through innovations and find systems that can be implemented to get them more involved in their own development to become more involved in their communities," said UNEP ozone protection compliance assistance programme team member Khalid Klaly.
Many politicians commented on how the young debaters formulated their cases within the time allotted and without engaging in personal attacks.
Prior to the start of the school year, each league begins by hosting a one-week, full-day summer debate workshop staffed by high school coaches, college debate coaches, UDL alumni, and intercollegiate college debaters.
It was great to see fellow debaters again," she said.