disaffirm

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Synonyms for disaffirm

to refuse to admit the truth, reality, value, or worth of

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that the buyer will disaffirm more often when given the option of
The commission, however, disaffirms the local board's revocation of the licensee's license and determines that said penalty for said violation is time served," the ABCC decision said.
12) School rewards professional and ruling class knowledge and dispositions and disaffirms and punishes the knowledge and dispositions of working class, poor, and culturally-non-dominant groups.
Upon reaching adulthood, an individual may ratify an agreement of release he or she signed as a minor, but more typically the individual disaffirms the release upon reaching adulthood, by filing suit.
The Buddhist view thus disaffirms the Cartesian split between subject and object and the concept of an independently existing self or ego.