debate - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate debate

debate is hyphenated as de-bate

How to pronounce debate

debate is pronounced dɪ´bāɪt

Number of syllables in debate

The number of syllables in debate is 2

What part of speech in debate?

debate can be a noun or a verb participle

How common in the word debate?

debate is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does debate convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'debate'

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Common collocations before 'debate'

after, any, did, great, has, long, matter, much, off, open, point, political, start, time, will

Words with similar spelling to debate

debase, delate, rebate

Synonyms of 'debate'

address, agitate, Air, airing, allocution, altercation, analysis, analyze, application, argue, argument, argumentation, back down, balance, bickering, brood, canvass, chalk talk, cloture, colloquium, combat, concentration, conference, consider, consideration, contemplate, contemplation, contend, contention, contestation, controversy, controvert, declaim, declamation, deliberate, deliberation, demagogue, demur, dialectic, dialogue, diatribe, digest, discept, discuss, discussion, disputation, dispute, division, cogitation, enmity, eulogy, examination, examine, exhortation, falter, Fear, filibuster, filing, forensic, forum, handle, hang back, harangue, heed, hesitate, hold forth, hostility, hover, inaugural, introduction, introspect, invective, investigate, investigation, jeremiad, jib, litigation, logomachy, logrolling, meditate, meditation, moot, mouth, muse, orate, oration, pause, pep talk, perorate, peroration, perpend, Philippic, pitch, play with, polemic, ponder, pull back, quarrel, question, rabble-rouse, rant, rap, Read, Reading, reason, recital, recitation, recite, reflect, reflection, retreat, review, rodomontade, roll call, ruminate, sales talk, salutatory, Say, screed, scruple, seminar, shilly-shally, shy, sift, speculate, speech, spiel, spout, stickle, strife, struggle, study, symposium, tabling, talk, talkathon, talk about, think over, tirade, toss, treat, treatment, valediction, valedictory, ventilate, ventilation, vote, war, warfare, weigh, withdraw, wrangle, yield

Common Conjunction Collocations of debate

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing debate

Words with similar spelling to debase
Words with similar spelling to delate
Words with similar spelling to derate
Words with similar spelling to rebate
Synonyms of 'address'
Synonyms of 'agitate'
Synonyms of 'air'
Synonyms of 'airing'
Synonyms of 'allocution'
Synonyms of 'altercation'
Synonyms of 'analysis'
Synonyms of 'analyze'
Synonyms of 'application'
Synonyms of 'argue'
Synonyms of 'argument'
Synonyms of 'ask'
Synonyms of 'attention'
Synonyms of 'back down'
Synonyms of 'balance'
Synonyms of 'bickering'
Synonyms of 'Air'
Synonyms of 'brood'
Synonyms of 'canvass'
Synonyms of 'clamor'
Synonyms of 'cloture'
Synonyms of 'colloquium'
Synonyms of 'combat'
Synonyms of 'concentration'
Synonyms of 'concert'
Synonyms of 'confer'
Synonyms of 'conference'
Synonyms of 'consider'
Synonyms of 'consideration'
Synonyms of 'contemplate'
Synonyms of 'controversy'
Synonyms of 'controvert'
Synonyms of 'conversation'
Synonyms of 'declaim'
Synonyms of 'deliberate'
Synonyms of 'deliberation'
Synonyms of 'demagogue'
Synonyms of 'demur'
Synonyms of 'dialectic'
Synonyms of 'dialogue'
Synonyms of 'diatribe'
Synonyms of 'differ'
Synonyms of 'digest'
Synonyms of 'disagree'
Synonyms of 'disagreement'
Synonyms of 'discourse'
Synonyms of 'discuss'
Synonyms of 'discussion'
Synonyms of 'dispute'
Synonyms of 'division'
Synonyms of 'enmity'
Synonyms of 'eulogy'
Synonyms of 'examination'
Synonyms of 'examine'
Synonyms of 'exhortation'
Synonyms of 'expostulate'
Synonyms of 'falter'
Synonyms of 'Fear'
Synonyms of 'fight'
Synonyms of 'filibuster'
Synonyms of 'filing'
Synonyms of 'forum'
Common Noun Collocations of arose
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