To gainsay is defined as to oppose, deny or say something is false.
To discuss or debate:
To discuss opposing reasons; argue
To put forth reasons for or against; debate:
To deny is defined as to refuse to admit something, refuse to agree to something, refuse to acknowledge something or refuse to accept something.
To attempt to deal with or understand something; contend or struggle:
To engage in a bad-tempered argument, often over a trivial matter; bicker.
Resist is defined as to fend off, oppose or work against.
Repudiate is to refuse to have anything to do with or to reject in a public way.
Rebut is defined as to contradict or oppose.
To ask a question or questions
(Archaic) To harass or worry by wrangling.
To bother or worry unnecessarily
To be uncertain about; question; feel distrust of
To be of a different opinion; disagree:
To argue about; debate; discuss
To contravene is to go against or contradict.
To assert to be untrue, often by saying the opposite:
To brawl is to become involved in a noisy or violent fight.
To engage in a bad-tempered quarrel, often in a petty manner over something trivial; squabble.
(Informal) To fight, quarrel, or argue
To pick a fight or start an argument.
To argue or quarrel; dispute
The definition of spar is to become involved in an argument, or to go through the motions of fighting or boxing for practice and training without actually engaging in a match.
To argue or find fault over trivial matters or minor concerns; cavil.
To share an opinion or feeling; be in accord:
To say positively; declare firmly; assert to be true
To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
(Obs.) To fight; battle; contend
Find another word for disputed. In this page you can discover 40 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for disputed, like: scrapped, quarrelled, gainsaid, challenged, mooted, debated, contended, argued, denied, wrangled and squabbled.