Origin of disputant
Examples from the Web for disputant
The disputant must acquire promptitude in the employment of them.Aristotle|George Grote
Ramus was not the only disputant persecuted for these grave absurdities.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 10 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
That type of disputant is still with us, and is still supporting his beliefs with the same tactics.Theism or Atheism|Chapman Cohen
Like Socrates, he used all the sharp arts of a disputant in the interests of common sense and of an almost archaic dogmatism.Winds Of Doctrine|George Santayana
As for the disputant who had stirred up the monster, his situation was as unenviable as it was comic to the bystanders.The Bibliotaph|Leon H. Vincent
1610s, from Latin disputantem (nominative disputans), present participle of disputare (see dispute).