- di|scussW1S3 [dıˈskʌs] v [T][Date: 1300-1400; : Latin; Origin: discussus, past participle of discutere 'to shake to pieces']1.) to talk about something with another person or a group in order to exchange ideas or decide something▪ Littman refused to discuss the case publicly.▪ If you would like to discuss the matter further, please call me.discuss sth with sb▪ Pupils should be given time to discuss the book with their classmates.discuss what/who/where etc▪ Your accountant will discuss with you how to complete these forms.2.) to talk or write about something in detail and consider different ideas or opinions about it▪ This topic will be discussed in Chapter 4.
Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.