Example sentences for: debated

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

  • Committee members debated the material line by line--or "sex act by sex act," as one committee source tells the LAT . Basically, the Democrats are trying to screen out as much material as possible, holding it to be not probative but merely inflammatory, while the Republicans are opting for maximum disclosure, arguing that the full House has already voted for just that.

  • In this regard, dsRNA generally surpasses the standard antisense technology based on oligodeoxynucleotides (ODNs), whose specificity has often been debated.

  • The paper quotes one defense official as saying the study was actually concluded two years ago, but release was delayed while the brass debated how to portray the results.

  • But these days, unspeakable crimes are no longer spoken of, murder is what happens to your portfolio on a bad day, "family values" are debated through the Internal Revenue code, and the "death penalty" is a tax issue.

  • Pundits debated the fallout from the Clinton administration's latest lobbying and testimony before Congress.

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