Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Unsettled; disputed; argued; subject to different opinions; moot.

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  • adjective Made, or proven to be, moot.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of moot.

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Examples

  • Interestingly, another name mooted for the next season of CA is Kris Smith, husband of Dannii Minogue, who will replace the Hoff on BGT.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

  • No further discussions took place, nor was the question again mooted in the Cabinet until Christmas Day.

    Foreign and Colonial News

  • Life term mooted for fatal street racers STREET car racers who cause death by dangerous driving could face life imprisonment under legislation to be proposed in the South Australian parliament.

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • Life term mooted for fatal street racers STREET car racers who cause death by dangerous driving could face life imprisonment under legislation to be proposed in the South Australian parliament.

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • So why is one a scandal, replete with arrests, resignations and parliamentary inquests, while the other is merely a controversy, with Mr. Assange's name mooted in some quarters for a Nobel Peace Prize?

    News of the World vs. WikiLeaks

  • However, the idea mooted by Dundee United chairman Stephen Thompson that the clubs finishing in the top four places of the elite division should play-off to decide the destination of the title, was rejected out of hand.

    Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • The panel has accepted the idea mooted by Maken to hold its periodic meetings at places that had linkages to the freedom struggle.

    Analysis

  • Kangaroos chief executive Eugene Arocca called the mooted improvements the "last piece of the jigsaw puzzle", after the recent completion of a $15.15 million facility on the site.

    The Sydney Morning Herald News Headlines

  • The panel has accepted the idea mooted by Maken to hold its periodic meetings at places that had linkages to the freedom struggle.

    Analysis

  • A merger with BBC Worldwide or Five has been mooted, which is expected to announce big job cuts.

    BBC News | News Front Page | World Edition

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