under discussion


: 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.

Examples of under discussion in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Proposals under discussion would let buyout firms individually acquire as much 10% of a team, according to people familiar with the matter, who asked not to be identified because the deliberations are confidential. Randall Williams, Fortune, 7 May 2024 The bills under discussion would put sports wagering under control of the state’s Native American tribes, at both their brick-and-mortar casinos and off the reservations via lucrative mobile apps. Steve Karnowski, Twin Cities, 2 May 2024 That a new agreement on deportations is currently under discussion marks a stark change from recent years. David Noriega, NBC News, 5 Apr. 2024 Officials and lawmakers say a compromise is under discussion in which a few thousand seminary dropouts would be required to serve, but not those still studying. Johnatan Reiss, New York Times, 30 Mar. 2024 Some measures under discussion would give law enforcement and domestic intelligence agencies more latitude, never an easy step in a country that experienced both Fascism and Communism in the last century. Erika Solomon, New York Times, 13 Mar. 2024 The security force deployment remains a work in progress, the U.S. official said, with the precise details of U.S. assistance still under discussion. Amanda Coletta, Washington Post, 12 Mar. 2024 Israeli officials said Wednesday the country would cooperate with the creation of a sea route from Cyprus, an idea that's been under discussion for months. CBS News, 7 Mar. 2024 Reforms under discussion in parliament include bringing the minimum age down to 25. CNN, 21 Feb. 2024

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“Under discussion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/under%20discussion. Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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