What does Discussion mean?

Definitions for Discussiondɪˈskʌʃ ən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Discussion.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. discussion, treatment, discourse(noun)

    an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic

    "the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic"; "his treatment of the race question is badly biased"

  2. discussion, give-and-take, word(noun)

    an exchange of views on some topic

    "we had a good discussion"; "we had a word or two about it"


  1. discussion(Noun)

    Conversation or debate concerning a particular topic.

  2. discussion(Noun)

    Text giving further detail on a subject.

    Under each heading, you will find a discussion section.

  3. Origin: From discussion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Discussion(noun)

    the act or process of discussing by breaking up, or dispersing, as a tumor, or the like

  2. Discussion(noun)

    the act of discussing or exchanging reasons; examination by argument; debate; disputation; agitation

  3. Origin: [L. discussio a shaking, examination, discussion: cf. F. discussion.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Discussion' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1220

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Discussion' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1265

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Discussion' in Nouns Frequency: #379


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Discussion in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Discussion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Montoya:

    They shut down discussion.

  2. Lopez Meyer:

    It's an ongoing discussion.

  3. Philippine President Benigno Aquino:

    We will be starting discussion on this.

  4. Jaroslaw Kaczynski:

    This will de facto close the discussion.

  5. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius:

    We are not yet at the end of the discussion.

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