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discuss

[dih-skuhs]
verb (used with object)
1.
to consider or examine by argument, comment, etc.; talk over or write about, especially to explore solutions; debate: to discuss the proposed law on taxes.
2.
Civil Law.
a.
to collect a debt from (the person primarily liable) before proceeding against the person secondarily liable.
b.
to execute against the movable property of (a debtor) before proceeding against the debtor's immovable property, as land.
3.
Rare. to consume (food or drink) enthusiastically.
4.
Obsolete. to make known; reveal.

Origin:
1300–50; Middle English (< Anglo-French discusser) < Latin discussus struck asunder, shaken, scattered, past participle of discutere, equivalent to dis- dis-1 + -cutere (combining form of quatere to shake, strike)

discusser, noun
discussable, discussible, adjective
nondiscussible, adjective
overdiscuss, verb (used with object)
prediscuss, verb (used with object)
rediscuss, verb (used with object)
undiscussable, adjective
undiscussed, adjective
undiscussible, adjective
well-discussed, adjective

1. discus, discuss ; 2. discussed, disgust.


1. reason, deliberate. See argue.
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discuss (dɪˈskʌs)
 
vb
1.  to have a conversation about; consider by talking over; debate
2.  to treat (a subject) in speech or writing: the first three volumes discuss basic principles
3.  facetious, rare to eat or drink with enthusiasm
 
[C14: from Late Latin discussus examined, from discutere to investigate, from Latin: to dash to pieces, from dis-1 + quatere to shake, strike]
 
dis'cussant
 
n
 
dis'cusser
 
n
 
dis'cussible
 
adj
 
dis'cussable
 
adj

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discuss
mid-14c., "to examine," from L. discuss-, pp. stem of discutere "to dash to pieces, agitate," in L.L. and V.L. also "to discuss, investigate" (see discussion). Meaning "to examine by argument, debate" is from mid-15c. Related: Discussed; discussing.
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