adjective see discuss

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • discussible — is spelt ible, not able. See able, ible …   Modern English usage

  • discussible — See discussable. * * * …   Universalium

  • discussible — dis·cuss·ible …   English syllables

  • discussible — səbəl adjective : capable of being discussed …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|cuss|a|ble — «dihs KUHS uh buhl», adjective. = discussible. (Cf. ↑discussible) …   Useful english dictionary

  • discuss — transitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French discusser, Latin discussus, past participle of discutere to disperse, from dis apart + quatere to shake more at dis , quash Date: 14th century 1. obsolete dispel 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • discuss — discusser, n. discussable, discussible, adj. /di skus /, v.t. 1. to consider or examine by argument, comment, etc.; talk over or write about, esp. to explore solutions; debate: to discuss the proposed law on taxes. 2. Civil Law. a. to collect a… …   Universalium

  • indiscussible — /in di skus euh beuhl/, adj. unsuitable for or not subject or open to discussion; not negotiable. Also, indiscussable. [1890 95; IN 3 + DISCUSSIBLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • questionable — adj 1. debatable, controversial, polemical, in dispute; subject to discussion, moot, open to question, in question, problematic, problematical, hard to believe, open to doubt, doubtful, dubious, dubitable; uncertain, unsure, unsettled, undecided …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • discuss — /dəsˈkʌs / (say duhs kus) verb (t) 1. to examine by argument; sift the considerations for and against; debate; talk over. 2. Rare to try the quality of (food or drink) by consuming. {Middle English discusse(n), from Latin discussus, past… …   Australian English dictionary

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