What does public debate mean?

Definitions for public debate

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word public debate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. debate, disputation, public debate(noun)

    the formal presentation of a stated proposition and the opposition to it (usually followed by a vote)

Freebase

  1. Public debate

    Public debate may mean simply debating by the public, or in public. The term is also used for a particular formal style of debate in a competitive or educational context. Two teams of two compete through six rounds of argument, giving persuasive speeches on a particular topic.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of public debate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of public debate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jens Weidmann:

    I am irritated by one question dominating the recent public debate: when will you finally buy?

  2. Zeev Elkin:

    Only after a broad public debate, which will last a whole month, will the government vote on it.

  3. Jens Weidmann:

    (With low oil prices) An economic stimulus program has been handed to us, why should we add to that with monetary policy? i am irritated by one question dominating the recent public debate: when will you finally buy?

  4. Van Beurden:

    You cannot talk credibly about lowering emissions globally if, for example, you are slow to acknowledge climate change; if you undermine calls for an effective carbon price; and if you always descend into the 'jobs versus environment' argument in the public debate.

  5. President Barack Obama:

    I've said before that we will take no deal over a bad deal, but if I can prove that the deal we've put in place assures us through indisputable verification mechanisms that Iran cannot achieve breakout capacity, if I've got a bunch of scientists and nuclear experts saying this assures us that Iran is not on the brink of being a nuclear weapons power, then that's a public debate we should have.

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