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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: debate(0.01257 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to debate.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → Indonesian (quick)
berdebat, berdebat-debat, debat, membantahkan, memperdebatkan, perbahasan, perdebatan
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against
some proposition or proposal; “the argument over foreign
aid goes on and on” [syn: argument, argumentation]
2: the formal presentation of and opposition to a stated
proposition (usually followed by a vote) [syn: disputation,
v 1: argue with one another; “We debated the question of
abortion”; “John debated Mary”
2: think about carefully; weigh; “They considered the
possibility of a strike”; “Turn the proposal over in your
mind” [syn: consider, moot, turn over, deliberate]
3: discuss the pros and cons of an issue [syn: deliberate]
4: have an argument about something [syn: argue, contend, fence]
English → English (gcide)
Debate \De*bate"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Debated; p. pr. & vb.
n. Debating.] [OF. debatre, F. d['e]battre; L. de + batuere
to beat. See Batter, v. t., and cf. Abate.]
1. To engage in combat for; to strive for.
Volunteers . . . thronged to serve under his banner,
and the cause of religion was debated with the same
ardor in Spain as on the plains of Palestine.
2. To contend for in words or arguments; to strive to
maintain by reasoning; to dispute; to contest; to discuss;
to argue for and against.
A wise council . . . that did debate this business.
Debate thy cause with thy neighbor himself. --Prov.
Syn: To argue; discuss; dispute; controvert. See Argue, and
Debate \De*bate"\, v. i.
1. To engage in strife or combat; to fight. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Well could he tourney and in lists debate.
2. To contend in words; to dispute; hence, to deliberate; to
consider; to discuss or examine different arguments in the
mind; -- often followed by on or upon.
He presents that great soul debating upon the
subject of life and death with his intimate friends.
Debate \De*bate"\, n. [F. d['e]bat, fr. d['e]battre. See
Debate, v. t.]
1. A fight or fighting; contest; strife. [Archaic]
On the day of the Trinity next ensuing was a great
debate . . . and in that murder there were slain . .
. fourscore. --R. of
But question fierce and proud reply
Gave signal soon of dire debate. --Sir W.
2. Contention in words or arguments; discussion for the
purpose of elucidating truth or influencing action; strife
in argument; controversy; as, the debates in Parliament or
Heard, noted, answer'd, as in full debate. --Pope.
3. Subject of discussion. [R.]
Statutes and edicts concerning this debate.