Definitions for public debate

This page provides all 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. Tim Kaine:

    The DOD has been relatively quiet during this public debate and has never shared their objections with me before.

  4. Andrew Parker:

    I hope that the public debate will be a mature one ... not characterized by ill-informed accusations of 'mass surveillance', or other such lazy two-worded tags.

  5. 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?

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