discussion

[ dih-skuhsh-uhn ]
/ dɪˈskʌʃ ən /
See synonyms for: discussion / discussions on Thesaurus.com

noun

an act or instance of discussing; consideration or examination by argument, comment, etc., especially to explore solutions; informal debate.

QUIZZES

LEARN THE SPANISH WORDS FOR THESE COMMON ANIMALS!

Are you learning Spanish? Or do you just have an interest in foreign languages? Either way, this quiz on Spanish words for animals is for you.
Question 1 of 13
How do you say “cat” 🐈 in Spanish?

Origin of discussion

1300–50; Middle English <Anglo-French <Late Latin discussiōn- (stem of discussiō) inquiry, examination, Latin: a shaking. See discuss, -ion

OTHER WORDS FROM discussion

dis·cus·sion·al, adjectivepre·dis·cus·sion, nounre·dis·cus·sion, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for discussion

British Dictionary definitions for discussion

discussion
/ (dɪˈskʌʃən) /

noun

the examination or consideration of a matter in speech or writing

Derived forms of discussion

discussional, adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012