in dispute

Definition of in dispute

:disagreed on :being argued about
  • The matter/issue is still in dispute.

Word by Word Definitions

dispute play
  1. : to engage in argument : debate

  2. : to make the subject of verbal controversy or disputation

  3. : to call into question or cast doubt upon

  1. : verbal controversy : debate

  2. : quarrel

  3. : physical combat


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