Debating
Debating De*bat"ing, n. The act of discussing or arguing; discussion. [1913 Webster]

{Debating society} or {Debating club}, a society or club for the purpose of debate and improvement in extemporaneous speaking. [1913 Webster]


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  • Debating — bezeichnet die Durchführung einer Debatte als sportlichen Wettbewerb von Rednern. Dabei kommen Pro und Contra abwechselnd zu Wort, wobei jeder Redner versucht, mit allgemeinverständlichen Argumenten die ihm zugeloste Position zu be und die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • debating — index dissenting, hesitant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Debating — 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. [1913 Webster] Volunteers . . .… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • debating — noun Debating is used before these nouns: ↑chamber, ↑society …   Collocations dictionary

  • debating — de·bate || dɪ beɪt n. argument; discussion v. argue; discuss; consider …   English contemporary dictionary

  • debating — See: debate …   English dictionary

  • DEBATING — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Debating club — Debating De*bat ing, n. The act of discussing or arguing; discussion. [1913 Webster] {Debating society} or {Debating club}, a society or club for the purpose of debate and improvement in extemporaneous speaking. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Debating society — Debating De*bat ing, n. The act of discussing or arguing; discussion. [1913 Webster] {Debating society} or {Debating club}, a society or club for the purpose of debate and improvement in extemporaneous speaking. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Debating Robert Lee — Directed by Dan Polier Produced by Marc Ambrose Rachael McCampbell Written by Matthew Klein Starring …   Wikipedia

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