under debate

Definition of under debate

  1. :  discussed in a manner where people can offer different opinions :  being debated These topics are still under debate.

Word by Word Definitions

underplay
  1. :  in or into a position below or beneath something

    :  below or short of some quantity, level, or limit

    :  in or into a condition of subjection, subordination, or unconsciousness

  1. :  below or beneath so as to be overhung, surmounted, covered, protected, or concealed by

    :  subject to the authority, control, guidance, or instruction of

    :  receiving or undergoing the action or effect of

  1. :  lower in rank or authority :  subordinate

debateplay
  1. :  a contention by words or arguments : such as

    :  the formal discussion of a motion (see 1motion 3a) before a deliberative body according to the rules of parliamentary procedure

    :  a regulated discussion of a proposition (see 1proposition 1b) between two matched sides

  1. :  fight, contend

    :  to contend in words

    :  to discuss a question by considering opposed arguments


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