Student Thesaurus

One entry found for debatable.
Entry Word: debatable
Function: adjective
Text: 1 open to question or dispute <it's always debatable which college football team is really number one, since there's more than one ranking system>
Synonyms disputable, doubtable, doubtful, moot, questionable
Related Words refutable; controversial, debated, disputed; dubious, inconclusive, indecisive, problematic (also problematical), uncertain; academic, hypothetical, speculative, theoretical (also theoretic); ambiguous, equivocal
Near Antonyms irrefutable; certain, definite, positive, sure; unambiguous, unequivocal; absolute, clear, conclusive, decisive; uncontested, undisputed
Antonyms incontestable, incontrovertible, indisputable, indubitable, undeniable, unquestionable
2 giving good reason for being doubted, questioned, or challenged <the debatable wisdom of going back for another helping from the buffet> -- see DOUBTFUL 2