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Synonyms for discussion
dɪˈskʌʃ əndis·cus·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discussion, treatment, discoursenoun

    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, wordnoun

    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

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Editors Contribution

  1. conversation

    to talk about

    Submitted by acronimous on January 19, 2014  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. discussionnoun

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. discussionnoun

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

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  1. Devontae Torriente:

    The fact of the matter is, trigger warnings are necessary in order to make our academic spaces accessible to all students, especially those who have experienced trauma, in doing so, we uphold AU’s commitment to academic freedom and allow all students to participate in the exchange of ideas and discussion.

  2. White House:

    President Trumphas invited a bipartisan group of moderate House members to the White House on Wednesdayto discuss a host of issues, including tax reform, infrastructure and health care, according to a congressional source familiar with the meeting. The meeting may also include a discussion of the path forward for ‘DREAMers,’ undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children, the source said, asking for anonymity to discuss a meeting that had not been publicly announced. Trump last week canceledformer president Obama’spolicy of protecting DREAMersfrom deportation andset a six-month deadline for Congress to pass legislationto preserve their legal status. As of Tuesday morning,four Republican and eight Democratic House members were confirmed for the meeting, including members of the bipartisan ‘Problem Solvers’ caucus and the centrist Democrat Blue Dog Coalition, according to another congressional source familiar with the meeting.

  3. Monica Morrow:

    Women should talk to their doctors to find out what their actual risk of development of a second cancer is estimated to be before making this decision, surgeons should be operating less and we should have that discussion with the patient about the pros and cons of all the approaches.

  4. Huntington Ingalls spokesman Bill Glenn:

    HII has the capability and capacity to build both heavy and medium icebreakers and welcomes the opportunity to expand discussion on that subject with the U.S. Coast Guard or other government agencies supporting an icebreaker requirement.

  5. Franklin Pierce:

    Frequently the more trifling the subject, the more animated and protracted the discussion.


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