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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. moot

    agitate, discuss, ventilate, argue

    suppress, stifle, burke, hush, shelve

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mootadjective

    a hypothetical case that law students argue as an exercise

    "he organized the weekly moot"

    uncontroversial, relevant, noncontroversial

  2. mootadjective

    of no legal significance (as having been previously decided)

    arguable, debatable, disputable

    uncontroversial, noncontroversial, relevant

  3. arguable, debatable, disputable, mootverb

    open to argument or debate

    "that is a moot question"

    arguable, problematical, debatable, disputable, problematic

    relevant, uncontroversial, noncontroversial

  4. consider, debate, moot, turn over, deliberateverb

    think about carefully; weigh

    "They considered the possibility of a strike"; "Turn the proposal over in your mind"

    turn, reckon, dig, flip, pass on, weigh, view, debate, fence, reach, take, roll, study, see, deal, tump over, think, contend, conceive, give, deliberate, overturn, bowl over, delve, pass, tip over, count, upset, believe, flip over, turn over, regard, argue, consider, knock over, look at, hand, cut into

    uncontroversial, noncontroversial, relevant

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  1. mutual

    Submitted by ryan_1 on December 28, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. mootverb

    debate, discuss, dispute, argue

  2. mootadjective

    debatable, disputable, disputed, unsettled, in question

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. mootadjective

    undecided, unsettled, debatable

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How to use moot in a sentence?

  1. Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court:

    When a defendant dies irrespective of cause, while a direct appeal as of right challenging his conviction is pending, the proper course is to dismiss the appeal as moot.

  2. Marion Barber II:

    He was real specific in his will that he didn’t want that, we are going to respect that. But in the condition his body was in, according to the examiner, that probably would have been a moot point because of the decomposition.

  3. Sen Sharma:

    Will investors ever embrace Russia again ? If there is no liquidity, it's a moot point. But it's also hard to believe that people will rush into Russia anytime soon.

  4. Keith Ewing:

    But this is all moot: it is not foreseeable that the British government will change its mind.

  5. Molly Spearman:

    I had told superintendents that we were going to stick to our order until the end of the year but it just became impossible when the conflicting order came out and parents were able to opt out. It was moot, really, after that.

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