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Synonyms for discussion
dɪˈskʌʃ ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discussion, treatment, discourse(noun)

    an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic

    "the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic"; "his treatment of the race question is badly biased"

    Synonyms:
    sermon, handling, discourse, word, give-and-take, treatment, preaching, intervention

  2. discussion, give-and-take, word(noun)

    an exchange of views on some topic

    "we had a good discussion"; "we had a word or two about it"

    Synonyms:
    interchange, password, reciprocation, raillery, news, tidings, treatment, word of honor, give-and-take, intelligence, banter, backchat, word, parole, discourse, watchword, countersign

Editors Contribution

  1. conversation

    to talk about

    Submitted by acronimous on January 19, 2014  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. discussion(n.)

    Synonyms:
    debate, ventilation, agitation, disquisition, disputation, controversy, canvass

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. discussion(n)

    Synonyms:
    debate, argument, canvass, agitation, consideration, symposium, forensic

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How to say discussion in sign language?

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How to use discussion in a sentence?

  1. John Williams:

    My view, that I've expressed previously in the past, is that the middle of 2015 is a reasonable guess when that discussion I think will become closer to, should we do it now (raise rates) or wait a little longer?

  2. Rupert Stadler:

    Swift, straightforward and customer-friendly solutions are in discussion, every day we are taking another step toward the solution.

  3. Sunday Cruz:

    I think it's very important to have a public discussion about why we're denying our soldiers the ability to exercise their Second Amendment rights.

  4. Republican Sen. John Thune:

    Any attempt by a neutral and inclusive social media platform to censor or manipulate political discussion is an abuse of trust and inconsistent with the values of an open internet.

  5. April Reign:

    What I’m doing is attempting to amplify the discussion, the Academy can only nominate quality work that is made, so the onus still has to be on Hollywood to put those films out there.


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