Usage examples for discussion

  1. Sally was not feeling equal to any discussion of the future. – The Adventures of Sally by P. G. Wodehouse
  2. That was an end to the discussion. – In His Steps by Charles M. Sheldon
  3. After a certain amount of discussion the member in charge of the bill will generally move the previous question in order to cut short the debate and bring the House to a direct vote upon the question. – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  4. After a short discussion, it was decided to wait where they were a few minutes longer, and then if he did not make his appearance go in search of him. – Captain Fracasse by Theophile Gautier
  5. I should much prefer not to be led into a discussion, Miss Smith. – Round the Red Lamp Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life by Arthur Conan Doyle
  6. For this reason I shall devote this final chapter to a brief discussion of the subject. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  7. There has been much discussion in regard to these. – Butterflies Worth Knowing by Clarence M. Weed
  8. She seemed to have dismissed the subject under discussion and the faithful Dimsdale simultaneously from her mind. – The Knave of Diamonds by Ethel May Dell
  9. At another time, when I was engaged in a similar discussion with my brother Chatanna, Oesedah came to my rescue. – Indian Boyhood by [AKA Ohiyesa], Charles A. Eastman
  10. The discussion began at dinner, and I was amused to see how it affected the two men. – At Large by Arthur Christopher Benson
  11. When breakfast was over there was quite a discussion as to whether Lawrence should be hung or shot. – The Courier of the Ozarks by Byron A. Dunn
  12. The two men felt more at ease and reasonable with this familiar subject of experience and discussion. – The Life of Nancy by Sarah Orne Jewett
  13. That was one thing, at any rate, that had been put beyond discussion. – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster
  14. What is the discussion? – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray
  15. One of the five white men remained by us, while the other four moved off out of ear- shot for some sort of discussion. – The Voodoo Gold Trail by Walter Walden
  16. There was a further discussion as to what should be done. – The Bullitt Mission to Russia by William C. Bullitt