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Pronunciation: /dɪsˈkʌʃən/

Translation of discussion in Spanish:


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  • (of plan, problem) discusión (feminine), debate (masculine) after much discussion después de largas deliberaciones, después de mucho discutirlo there has been no discussion of the moral aspects no se ha hablado de or no se han discutido los aspectos morales it's still under discussion todavía se está discutiendo or estudiando when does it come up for discussion? ¿cuándo se va a discutir or tratar? she suggested a topic for discussion sugirió un tema para debatir there will be discussions with other unions/the management habrá conversaciones con otros sindicatos/la patronal (before noun/delante del nombre) discussion document documento (masculine) base or de consulta
    Example sentences
    • It has had articles written about it, and generated much heat in discussions and debate.
    • Others were in constant discussions and debates in the campsites or in the refreshment areas.
    • The rally kicked off a week of lively, exciting political debates and discussions.

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