Translation of moot in Spanish:
- (before noun) that remains a moot pointeso sigue siendo discutibleExample sentences
- The motion explained that the company and the union had already reached an agreement on the retiree health benefit issue that made the previous dispute a moot point.
- How much the appeal of this movie derives from its subject and how much from Spacey is a moot point, I suppose.
- Which of the two camps was having a better time may be a moot point, but there can be no dispute as to which was living most successfully in the here and now.
- (usually passive)(idea/proposal)it has been mooted that …someter a discusiónse ha propuesto or sugerido que …Example sentences
- One possibility, which has increasingly been mooted, is the idea of a Universal Court for Human Rights.
- When Richard first mooted the idea of his book to his brother two years ago, David advised him on the business end of publishing.
- It was he who first mooted the idea of a reunion seven years ago.
- 1 (assembly)Example sentences
- Even if, as some have supposed, the manor court, or hall moot, had Anglo-Saxon forebears, it was an institution that must have changed out of all recognition after 1100.
- After the mid-16th century Reformation, when religious guilds were dissolved, it was used as a market cross and as a moot hall.
- Joseph Gerrald, after all, had proposed the Convention, likening it to the folk moot of Saxon England.
- 2 (of law students)simulacro (masculine) de juicioExample sentences
- The last time I was there, nearly a decade ago, I was a law student competing in the Jessup International Law moot.
- Thanks do not go out to my alarm clocks, which failed to work this morning resulting in my awakening in absolute panic at 2 pm, with only one third of the moot prepared.
- The moot is tomorrow, my point of law absurdly impossible to argue, and the prospect of sleep tonight absurdly impossible to contemplate.
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