Debater - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |dɪˈbeɪtər|  American pronunciation of the word debater
Brit.  |dəˈbeɪtə|  British pronunciation of the word debater


- someone who engages in debate (syn: arguer)


The candidates participated in several debates before the election was held.

The meaning of the text has been the subject of considerable debate among scholars for many years.

Scholars have been debating the meaning of the text for years.

Whether or not the tax cuts benefit the lower classes is still hotly debated among economists.

The energy bill is currently being debated in Congress.

The President debated his challenger in front of a live audience on Tuesday.

The students debated for an hour.

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