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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 government has only a month time to initiate and conclude the debate on President Arif Alvi's address to the joint sitting.
As the world grapples with the risks and rewards of globalization, and the future of billions of people at stake, the debate brings together diverse perspectives and a consensus-building expert in a session titled 'Globalization: Our Future or Our Failure?'
The rules of debate we have ainherited are not perfect, but they create a shared platform for sorting out difficult issues face-to-face.
'Furthermore, there was ample opportunity for Najib to debate before the May 9 general election last year, like the 'Nothing to Hide' forum with Dr Mahathir Mohamad,' he was quoted as saying by Free Malaysia Today.
"I will not be watching the debate among the senatorial candidates this election season."
Senatorial candidate Jinggoy Estrada on Wednesday mocked the opposition Otso Diretso slate for challenging administration-backed candidates to a debate.
Comelec: Debate between Otso Diretso, Hugpong unlikely !-- -- (philstar.com) - March 4, 2019 - 2:48pm MANILA, Philippines It is unlikely that the Commission on Elections wouldorganize a public debate between the opposition Otso Diretso and the administration-backed Hugpong ng Pagbabago.
The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said it would have been demeaning for its presidential candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari, to stand on the same podium with his main rival in next month general elections, former vice president and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar for a public debate.
Greg Abbott and his Democratic opponent, Lupe Valdez, are facing off in their first and only debate Friday evening in Austin.
Hogan and Jealous released a joint statement late Thursday afternoon announcing an agreement to one debate. By Thursday night, a polite joint statement turned into both campaigns issuing accusations andtrotting outbehind-the-scenes emails to explain why there may be be just one debate.
The Phoenix debate, put on by the Clean Elections Commission, will be broadcast on Arizona PBS.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Feb.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.
Debate coaches in universities across the United States are increasingly called upon to defend the value of the activity.
ISLAMABAD -- The British High Commission in Islamabad launched its GREAT Debate 2016 competition with a semi-final event at the Institute of Management Sciences in Peshawar.
The OSCE Mission to Moldova organized its second public debate contest on 2 November 2016 for young people, bringing together 98 high school students and their teachers for a debate in Balti.