1. [ adjective ] capable of being disproved
Synonyms: disputable debatable
Related terms: contestable
2. [ adjective ] subject to disagreement and debate
Synonyms: disputed
Related terms: controversial
3. [ noun ] (law) a hypothetical case that law students argue as an exercise

"he organized the weekly moot"

Related terms: lawsuit law
4. [ adjective ] open to argument or debate
Synonyms: debatable disputable arguable

"that is a moot question"

Related terms: controversial
5. [ adjective ] of no legal significance (as having been previously decided)
Related terms: law irrelevant
6. [ verb ] think about carefully; weigh
Synonyms: consider debate deliberate turn_over

"They considered the possibility of a strike" "Turn the proposal over in your mind"

Related terms: discuss debate see wrestle think_twice premeditate study consideration consideration deliberation
Similar spelling:   mot