under discussion

Definition of under discussion

  1. :  being talked about She usually has an opinion about whatever subject/topic/issue is under discussion. During the period under discussion, the town grew in size.

Word by Word Definitions

  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

  1. :  consideration of a question in open and usually informal debate

    :  a formal treatment of a topic in speech or writing

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to criticize severely

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