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debate

see definition of debate
  • noundiscussion of issues; consideration
  • verbargue, discuss
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Synonyms for debate

noun discussion of issues; consideration
  • argument
  • contest
  • controversy
  • deliberation
  • dispute
  • match
  • agitation
  • altercation
  • argumentation
  • cogitation
  • contention
  • controverting
  • dialectic
  • disputation
  • hassle
  • meditation
  • mooting
  • polemic
  • rebutting
  • reflection
  • refuting
  • tiff
  • words
  • wrangle
  • blah-blah
  • forensic

Antonyms for debate

  • agreement
  • peace
  • quiet
  • harmony
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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