debate : Definition, Synonyms, Usage in Word Games & More



  • An argument, or discussion, usually in an ordered or formal setting, often with more than two people, generally ending with a vote or other decision.
  • An informal and spirited but generally civil discussion of opposing views.
  • Discussion of opposing views.
  • (frequently in the French form débat) A type of literary composition, taking the form of a discussion or disputation, commonly found in the vernacular medieval poetry of many European countries, as well as in medieval Latin.
  • Strife, discord.

Length of Word debate

The length of the word "debate" is 6 letters. Also check more 6 letter words and 6 Letter words starting with d.

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Is debate a Valid Scrabble Word?

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Is debate a Valid Wordle Word?

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