Definitions of discuss

  1. To shake; to put away; to finish. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To examine in detail or by disputation; to reason upon by presenting favorable and adverse considerations; to debate; to sift; to investigate; to ventilate. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To deal with, in eating or drinking. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To examine or search thoroughly; to exhaust a remedy against, as against a principal debtor before proceeding against the surety. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To break up; to disperse; to scatter; to dissipate; to drive away; - said especially of tumors. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To debate; agitate; reason upon; argue. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. To disperse; examine in debate. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. To argue for and against; debate. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. to consider or examine in speech or writing; "The article covered all the different aspects of this question"; "The class discussed Dante's `Inferno'" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. To examine a topic in disputation with another with a view to arrive at the truth about it; to break up, disperse, or dissolve, as a tumour; to consume together, as a fowl or a bottle of wine; to exhaust the means of a principal debtor before taking action against the surety. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. To debate; to argue a question with the view of Hearing it of doubts and difficulties; to divide and consume an article of food or drink, as to discuss a fowl, a bottle of wine, &c. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for discuss

  1. We will not discuss the matter. – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  2. Somehow I did not care to discuss her with this stranger. – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim