discuss Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"discuss" in British English

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discussverb [T]

uk   us   /dɪˈskʌs/
A2 to ​talk about a ​subject with someone and ​tell each other ​yourideas or ​opinions: The ​policewant to discuss these ​recentracistattacks withlocalpeople. to ​talk or write about a ​subject in ​detail, ​especiallyconsidering different ​ideas and ​opinionsrelated to it: The ​laterchapters discuss the ​effects on the ​environment.
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(Definition of discuss from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"discuss" in American English

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discussverb [T]

 us   /dɪˈskʌs/
to ​talk about something to other ​people, often ​exchangingideas or ​opinions: We have been discussing the ​possibility of ​working together. [+ question word] This ​booklet discusses how to ​investmoneywisely.
(Definition of discuss from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “discuss”
in Korean 상의하다…
in Arabic يُناقِش…
in Malaysian bincang…
in French discuter…
in Russian обсуждать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 討論,議論,談論, 論述,闡述…
in Italian discutere di…
in Turkish tartışmak, görüşmek…
in Polish dyskutować…
in Spanish discutir…
in Vietnamese thảo luận…
in Portuguese discutir, debater…
in Thai ปรึกษาหารือ…
in German diskutieren…
in Catalan parlar de…
in Japanese ~を話し合う…
in Chinese (Simplified) 讨论,议论,谈论, 论述,阐述…
in Indonesian membicarakan…
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