Definisi 'discourse'
English to English
noun
1 extended verbal expression in speech or writing
source: wordnet30
2 an address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service)
source: wordnet30
3 an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic
Example:
• the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic
• his treatment of the race question is badly biased
source: wordnet30
4 The power of the mind to reason or infer by running, as it were, from one fact or reason to another, and deriving a conclusion; an exercise or act of this power; reasoning; range of reasoning faculty.
source: webster1913
verb
5 to consider or examine in speech or writing
Example:
• The author talks about the different aspects of this question
• The class discussed Dante's `Inferno'
source: wordnet30
6 carry on a conversation
source: wordnet30
7 talk at length and formally about a topic
Example:
• The speaker dissertated about the social politics in 18th century England
source: wordnet30
8 To exercise reason; to employ the mind in judging and inferring; to reason.
source: webster1913
9 To treat of; to expose or set forth in language.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
address, cover, deal, handle, plow, church, church service, language unit, linguistic unit, communicating, communication, speak, context, context of use, linguistic context, detail, dilation, baccalaureate, argue,

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