discuss


discuss
verb
ADVERB
exhaustively, fully, in detail, thoroughly

The plan was discussed in great detail.

at length, endlessly, extensively

These ideas will be discussed at greater length in the next chapter.

briefly
further
freely, openly

This problem has never been discussed openly before.

informally
critically, intelligently, seriously

Students should be encouraged to discuss critically the information they are given.

publicly
explicitly (esp. AmE)
VERB + DISCUSS
convene (sth) to, meet to

to convene a conference to discuss the country's political future

The committee meets regularly to discuss these issues.

want to, wish to, would like to
need to
refuse to

He refused to discuss it with me.

be able to
be prepared to, be willing to

I'm not prepared to discuss this on the phone.

PREPOSITION
with

I'd like to discuss this matter with you later.

PHRASES
as discussed

We will send you an invoice as discussed.

a forum to discuss sth
have sth to discuss

Can you leave us alone? We have business to discuss.

an opportunity to discuss sth
widely discussed

The proposals have been widely discussed in the media.

Discuss is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑article, ↑cabinet, ↑chapter, ↑essay, ↑meeting
Discuss is used with these nouns as the object: ↑alternative, ↑arrangement, ↑aspect, ↑business, ↑concept, ↑detail, ↑disagreement, ↑experience, ↑extent, ↑feasibility, ↑feeling, ↑finding, ↑future, ↑hypothesis, ↑idea, ↑implementation, ↑implication, ↑importance, ↑incident, ↑issue, ↑matter, ↑merit, ↑motion, ↑nature, ↑plan, ↑point, ↑politics, ↑possibility, ↑problem, ↑proposal, ↑pros and cons, ↑question, ↑reason, ↑recommendation, ↑reform, ↑religion, ↑report, ↑research, ↑sexuality, ↑situation, ↑strategy, ↑subject, ↑tactic, ↑technicality, ↑theme, ↑thing, ↑topic, ↑view, ↑work

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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