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Synonyms for refute

Synonyms for refute

to prove or show to be false

Synonyms for refute

overthrow by argument, evidence, or proof

prove to be false or incorrect

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I want it discussed in public, so she can state her case, that this is what you did, then I can refute her,' Mr.
The deputies have condemned global media conduct and discussed the claim of rape in Tabet area, calling for the need to boost the media so as to play their role in this regard and to refute rumors and false allegations.
BEIRUT: The head of an association representing Lebanese prisoners in Syria urged the government Wednesday to refute the Syrian ambassador's claims that there are no Lebanese prisoners in Syria.
For example, in the anticonvulsant category, the panel found strong evidence for pregabalin as an agent to reduce pain and improve physical function and quality of life (level A), moderate evidence for gabapentin and sodium valproate (level B), and insufficient evidence to support or refute the use of topiramate (level U).
Jesus refutes such nonsense in a way that prefigures his innocent death on the cross.
I put a position, rebut it, refute it, refute the rebuttal, and rebut the refutation"
Not known to hold his tongue, Lee lets it all hang out here, and Aftab has done a marvelous job of rounding up witnesses to refute and support the impressions of the outspoken director.
The ocean venting proposed by Lee Kump's group at Pennsylvania State University doesn't refute that major volcanic eruptions contributed to the Permian extinction.
Here again the words of the Council refute the accusation.
It seems to me that those who support this war should demand that either the Coalition starts counting the civilians they kill or carry out an equally in-depth scientific study to refute the university's findings.
ambassador John Negroponte stated: "If we attempted to refute each [rumor], we would have no time for other business.
And don't the board's long tenure and deep knowledge of the company refute the charge that the directors lacked the depth of insight needed to make such critical decisions?
We don't refute there is a slight premium you pay for concrete up front," the association's Roger Faulkner rolls the Plain Dealer.
Given the City Tribunal's ruling in this decision, in future disputes, the City would probably shift its focus to refute arm's-length evidence.