Discussion Synonyms and Antonyms

dĭ-skŭsh'ən

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Synonyms for Discussion

Expression and exchange of individual ideas through talking with other people; also, a set instance or occasion of such talking. [from 16th c.]
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A discussion involving opposing points; an argument.
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Plural form of negotiation
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A district governed or represented by a conference
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(Psychology) A fabricated memory believed to be true.
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To talk casually; chat.
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Interchange and discussion of ideas, esp. when open and frank, as in seeking mutual understanding or harmony
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A reason for a dispute or argument:
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The act or process of investigating:
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A discussion in which there is disagreement; dispute; debate
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The act of considering in words
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To deliberate is to think about or discuss something until you reach a conclusion.
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Verbal exchange or conversation:
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The separation of an intellectual or material whole into its constituent parts for individual study.
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The definition of a dissertation is a lengthy and formal thesis.
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A fuller treatment (in a separate section) of a particular part of the text of a book, especially a classic.
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(American football) a brief meeting of all the players from one team that are on the field with the purpose of planning the following play.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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(Music) A usually humorous medley.
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The definition of a seminar is a class at a college or university, or is a formal meeting where discussion takes place.
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The definition of confer is to consult or carry on a discussion.
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To turn in for replacement:
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An informal discussion held especially by a group of people with similar concerns.
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A meeting in which a person is asked about personal views, activities, etc., as by a newspaper reporter or a pollster
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The presentation and elaboration of an argument or arguments.
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The act of considering in words
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The action of the verb to wrangle
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The act of considering in words
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The definition of an altercation is a verbal fight between people.
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A military inspection or display for the benefit of superiors or VIPs.
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An act of wrangling.
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A close examination of a matter:
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The act of proposing
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To negotiate is defined as to bargain or discuss both sides of an issue until an agreement is reached.
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A breath that is induced by artificial means.
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Forensic science
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Importance, claim to notice, regard.
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An imaginary speech or discussion between two or more.
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The act of considering in words
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An examination or discussion.
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A meeting or conference for discussion of a topic, especially one in which the participants form an audience and make presentations.
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The positive and negative attributes or arguments.
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A lengthy, formal discourse that analyses or explains some topic; a dissertation or treatise.
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An informal group discussion.
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A confabulation; chat
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The act of criticising; a critical judgment passed or expressed; a critical observation or detailed examination and review; a critique; animadversion; censure.
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An examining or being examined; investigation; inspection; checkup; scrutiny; inquiry; testing
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(Countable) The act, process, or result of any accurate measurement, as of length, volume, weight, intensity, etc.; as, the determination of the ohm or of the wave length of light; the determination of the salt in sea water, or the oxygen in the air.
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(--- Informal) The usual methods of dealing with a given situation:
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Of or characteristic of a dialect; dialectal
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The definition of forensic is something that is usable in a court of law.
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The stirring up of public interest in a matter of controversy, such as a political or social issue.
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An organized conference or seminar on some subject, involving a number of scholars or experts
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The definition of a colloquy is a formal conversation.
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Deliberation is defined as a period of slow and careful thought, consideration and actions.
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A lengthy discourse on a subject
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Plural form of dialectic
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The act of disputing; a reasoning or argumentation in opposition to something, or on opposite sides; controversy in words; verbal contest respecting the truth of some fact, opinion, proposition, or argument.
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A public meeting place for open discussion.
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A gathering of people/parties for a purpose.
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A Native American council or meeting.
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Empty or frivolous remarks, discussion, or conversation
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To broach is defined as to cautiously bring up a sensitive or controversial topic.
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To examine or consider a subject in speech or writing.
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To propose or bring up for discussion or debate
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To have a conference or discussion, esp. with an enemy; confer
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In the early 18th cent., a counterfeit halfpenny in circulation in Ireland
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A yielding and conceding on both sides; compromise
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(Countable) The act of reasoning earnestly in order to dissuade or remonstrate.
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A long, lively conversation or discussion.
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Mental effort to acquire knowledge or learning.
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The act of contending; strife, struggle, controversy, dispute, quarrel, etc.
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The act of considering in words
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To protest or remonstrate; to reason earnestly with a person on some impropriety of conduct.
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An informal conversation, or casual short written article, especially on a serious topic.
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Antonyms for Discussion

A quiet state or condition; calmness, stillness, inactivity, freedom from noise, etc.
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A period of time without speech or noise.
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(Countable) An understanding between entities to follow a specific course of conduct.
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The definition of a conclusion is the last part of something or an opinion reached after some thought.
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Firmness of character or action; determination:
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Words Related to Discussion

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A verbal controversy; a debate.
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An act or example of exposing.
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An exchanging of views
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The people who so meet or the place of meeting
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(Uncountable) The process of representing a language with symbols or letters.
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