Definition of moot:
- A discussion or debate; especially, a discussion of fictitious causes by way of practice.
- A meeting for discussion and deliberation; esp., a meeting of the people of a village or district, in Anglo- Saxon times, for the discussion and settlement of matters of common interest; - usually in composition; as, folk- moot.
- A ring for gauging wooden pins.
- of Mot
- See 1st Mot.
- Specifically: To discuss by way of exercise; to argue for practice; to propound and discuss in a mock court.
- Subject, or open, to argument or discussion; undecided; debatable; mooted.
- To argue for and against; to debate; to discuss; to propose for discussion.
- To argue or plead in a supposed case.
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- "A Red Wallflower", Susan Warner.
- "Down the Columbia", Lewis R. Freeman.
For, however apt the American to learn the trade of war,- or any other,- it is a moot- point whether his independence of character is compatible with the perfect soldier, as typified in Friedrich's regiments, or the Old Guard.- "The Campaign of Chancellorsville", Theodore A. Dodge.