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How to Pronounce debate?

Correct pronunciation for the word "debate" is [dɪbˈe͡ɪt], [dɪbˈe‍ɪt], [d_ɪ_b_ˈeɪ_t].

Definition of debate

  1. To deliberate; to dispute. Debating society, a society for the purpose of debate and improvement in extemporaneous speaking.
  2. Contention or discussion in words or argument; contention; contest.
  3. To contend for or discuss in words or arguments; to contend for.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What are similar-sounding words for debate?

What is the present tense of Debate?

  • The personal forms of the verb "debate" in the present tense are:

  • - I debate

  • - You debate

  • - He/She/It debates

  • - We debate

  • - You debate

  • - They debate
  • What is the past tense of Debate?

  • The past tense forms of the verb "debate" in the personal forms are:

  • - I debated

  • - You debated

  • - He/she/it debated

  • - We debated

  • - You debated

  • - They debated
  • What is the adverb for debate?

    The adverb form of the word "debate" is "debatably".

    What is the adjective for debate?

    The adjective form of the word "debate" is "debatable".

    Usage over time for debate:

    This graph shows how "debate" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of debate?

    The plural of the "debate" can be the "debates".

    What is the singular form of debate?

    The singular of the "debate" can be the "debate".

    Synonyms for Debate:


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