Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To dispute; take exception; differ: as, allow me to discept.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • intransitive verb rare To debate; to discuss.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To debate; to discuss.

Etymologies

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Latin disceptare.

Examples

  • The first difficulty encountered in trying to discept between Donatello and his school, is that authenticated examples from which to make our inductions are very rare.

    Donatello, by Lord Balcarres

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