US: /dɪˈskəs/
UK: /dɪskˈʌs/

English Vietnamese dictionary

discuss /dis'kʌs/
  • ngoại động từ
    • thảo luận, bàn cãi, tranh luận (một vấn đề gì); nói đến (ai)
    • ăn uống ngon lành thích thú (món ăn, rượu)

Advanced English dictionary

+ verb
1 ~ sth (with sb) to talk about sth with other people, especially in order to decide sth: [VN] Have you discussed the problem with anyone? + I'm not prepared to discuss this on the phone. + They met to discuss the possibility of working together. + [V wh-] We need to discuss when we should go. + [V -ing] We briefly discussed buying a second car. [also VN -ing]
Help Note: You cannot say 'discuss about sth': I discussed about my problem with my parents. Look also at discussion.
2 to write or talk about sth in detail, showing the different ideas and opinions about it: [VN] This topic will be discussed at greater length in the next chapter. [also V wh-]

Thesaurus dictionary

converse about, talk over or about, chat about, deliberate (over), review, examine, consult on; debate, argue, thrash out:
We discussed the problem but came to no conclusion.

Collocation dictionary


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 | openly
This problem has never been discussed openly before.
| informally | critically, intelligently
Pupils should be encouraged to discuss critically the information they are given.


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 | 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.


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


an opportunity to discuss sth, widely discussed
The proposals have been widely discussed in the media.

Concise English dictionary

+to consider or examine in speech or writing
+speak with others about (something); talk (something) over in detail; have a discussion