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Synonyms of discussion in English:


  • 1 after a long discussion with her husband, she came to a decision
    conversation, talk, dialogue, discourse, conference, debate, exchange of views, consultation, deliberation;
    seminar, symposium;
    argument, dispute;
    Indian adda;
    New Zealand korero
    informal confab, chit-chat, rap
    North American informal skull session, bull session
    Australian informal convo
    rare palaver, colloquy, converse, interlocution
  • 2 the book's candid discussion of sexual matters
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