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discussion /dɪˈskʌʃən/ noun [uncountable and countable]

بحث ، مذاکره ، مباحثه ، گفتگو ، مناظره ، علوم نظامی: تشریح مطالب
Synonyms: talk, analysis, argument, conference, consultation, conversation, debate, deliberation, dialogue, discourse
English Thesaurus: conversation, discussion, talk, chat, natter, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

discussion S2 W1 /dɪˈskʌʃən/ noun [uncountable and countable]

1. when you discuss something:
class discussions
the topics suggested for discussion
discussion of
the discussion of important issues
discussion about
high-level discussions about trade and commerce
discussion with
The embassy will continue discussions with the Chinese government.
We have had discussions about her legal situation.
under discussion (=being discussed)
The project is under discussion as a possible joint venture.

2. a piece of writing about a subject that considers different ideas or opinions about it
discussion of
the report’s discussion of the legislation

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADJ. detailed, full, in-depth, lengthy, long They had a detailed discussion of the issues.
brief | considerable After considerable discussion, they decided to accept our offer.
initial, preliminary | further The plan was agreed without further discussion.
general, wide-ranging a wide-ranging discussion on women's rights
public | formal, informal After the lecture there will be an opportunity for informal discussion.
bilateral, group, one-to-one, round-table a series of bilateral discussions between Israel and neighbouring states Women were asked to take part in small group discussions.
candid, frank, open | animated, heated, intense, lively a heated discussion about politics
serious | reasoned | useful | inconclusive
VERB + DISCUSSION have, hold We had a long discussion about the plans for next year. The two governments are to hold discussions on the border issue.
enter into We are hoping to enter into discussions with leaders of the prison service.
be involved in, join in, participate in, take part in They refused to take part in the discussions.
generate, initiate, provoke, stimulate These latest findings have generated a lot of discussion of the moral issues involved.
set up ways of setting up discussions between children to explore each other's viewpoints
lead, open, start The discussion was led by the director of marketing. Who is going to start the discussion?
bring sth up for, come up for, open sth up for The issue should come up for discussion at the climate change conference. The topic must be opened up for general discussion.
open up We need to open up a discussion on the basic aspects of the theory.
confine I wish to confine the discussion to income taxation.
sum up Let us sum up the discussion so far.
break off, conclude, end The government has broken off discussions with the unions. We decided to end the discussion before it got out of hand.
defer, postpone | follow up Discussion should be followed up by a written report.
DISCUSSION + VERB take place Discussions have taken place between the two leaders.
centre on Discussion centred on the contribution different groups would make to the project.
break out, ensue An intense discussion broke out about the importance of intuition. Adam raised the issue of multimedia applications and much useful discussion ensued.
DISCUSSION + NOUN group | document
PREP. for ~ the subject for discussion
during/in a/the ~ During our discussions we raised many issues that need deeper consideration.
in ~ with The company had been in discussion with companies in Austria, Italy and Greece.
under ~ Plans for a new bypass are still under discussion.
~ about/on a discussion about reform of the health service
~ as to Discussion continues as to the relative merits of the different schemes.
~ between discussions between management and union officials
~ of a discussion of the issues involved
~ with discussions with the government
PHRASES a basis for discussion We can use the draft document as a basis for discussion.
a forum for discussion The group provides a forum for the discussion of ideas.
the outcome of a discussion The outcome of the discussions is a decision to proceed with Phase 2 of the programme.
a subject/topic for/of discussion
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[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

BAD: He ran away from home after a discussion with his father.
GOOD: He ran away from home after an argument with his father.
BAD: They had a discussion and Dusty killed him.
GOOD: They had an argument and Dusty killed him.

Usage Note:
discussion = a talk about something, especially one which allows different points of view to be expressed: 'After further discussion, the government has decided to reject the American offer.'
argument = a quarrel or disagreement: 'The couple next door are always having arguments.' 'I hate arguments. They upset me.'

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Common Errors

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