Thesaurus / moot
Celebrate Your Grammar Skills With This QuizSTART THE QUIZ
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Plus, if Democrats win the Senate runoff races in Georgia, they’ll control all levers of government in Washington — and most, if not all, of these fights will become moot in two months.
ARE WE AT RISK OF A CHRISTMAS GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN?AMBER PHILLIPSDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
And, of course, they render moot the temptation to cheat, reducing the incidence of unethical behavior.
AN ARGUMENT FOR GIVING KIDS OPEN-BOOK TESTS DURING THE PANDEMIC (AND AFTER)VALERIE STRAUSSNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Lawyers for the Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition and other groups say the state settlement doesn’t moot their suit, and they urged a federal judge not to grant Bluestone’s request to throw out the case.
THIS BILLIONAIRE GOVERNOR’S COAL COMPANY MIGHT GET A BIG BREAK FROM HIS OWN REGULATORSBY KEN WARD JR.SEPTEMBER 17, 2020PROPUBLICA
The appellate court’s move made moot the companies’ promises to pack up and leave the state if forced to comply.
SACRAMENTO REPORT: SAN DIEGO BILLS SURVIVE BAD DAY FOR HOUSING PROPOSALSANDREW KEATTS AND SARA LIBBYAUGUST 21, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Equally the perennial question of, “Where should the product team sit” becomes moot, which could encourage more cross-team collaboration.
THE CLOSURE OF NEWSROOMS IS A SYMBOLIC END OF A PUBLISHING ERALARA O'REILLYAUGUST 18, 2020DIGIDAY
After a long talk during which we fixed up a good many moot points, went on to see General d'Amade.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Besides drawing up the treaty of peace, the Congress of Paris settled various moot points in international law.
A HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, YEAR BY YEAREDWIN EMERSON
The only moot point seemed to be whether he intended to slay the whole mob or be selective and cut down only important members.
"AND THAT'S HOW IT WAS, OFFICER"RALPH SHOLTO
The effect of periods of depression, such as 1903 and 1908, upon the proportion of low-grade tonnage is a moot point.
RAILROADS: RATES AND REGULATIONSWILLIAM Z. RIPLEY
If we relied only on the rude representations painted on the vases, the question might be a moot one.
ANCIENT AND MODERN SHIPS.GEORGE C. V. HOLMES
WORDS RELATED TO MOOT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.