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Definition of "debated" []

  • Disputed, under discussion, not settled. (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of debate. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "debated" in a sentence
  • "Thrust onto Egypt's most powerful throne at the age of nine, King Tut's reign was fiercely debated from the outset."
  • "One of the most significant issues being debated is how the revenues generated though this system should be spent."
  • "The only alternative to the bill being debated is the status quo."