Example sentences for: debate

How can you use “debate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • This bold and radical suggestion deserves wide debate.

  • At the beginning of the 20th century, the Cretan council decided to open a leper colony on the island; whether this was an attempt to force the Turks to leave is open to debate but the disease was rampant on the main island and Spinalónga’s position — offshore yet not too remote — was considered ideal for study of the disease and a quarantine for its sufferers.

  • Not only does Volokh blur the constitutional issues raised by legislation like the Communications Decency Act, but he also misinforms readers about the function and effectiveness of software-content filters--facts that are central to understanding the public debate about regulating content on the Net.

  • DURHAM, N.H.--It didn't take long for tonight's Republican debate to devolve into chaos.

  • We're all better off because feminists turned hitherto private topics into subjects of public debate.

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