To throw or turn over; upset
To strive in combat; fight
To prove to be wrong or in error; refute decisively.
To change state or appearance suddenly:
To lay open (to danger, attack, ridicule, etc.); leave unprotected
To damage in reputation; disgrace:
To contend with in speech or action; resist; withstand
To tear down or break apart the structure of; raze.
To subdue forcibly:
To make invalid; deprive of legal force
To cross out with lines or other marks, as in deleting written matter or marking a check as used and cleared
To show to be untrue; prove false
To refuse to acknowledge or pay (a debt or obligation)
To speak in denial; oppose verbally
To make negative:
To argue about; debate:
To be inconsistent with; be contrary to:
To deflect, evade, or avoid:
To discuss opposing reasons; argue
To deny the validity of; repudiate:
To judge and find guilty of an offense charged
To put an end to or destroy:
To overwhelm or oppress severely:
To declare to be false; deny.
To transfer to another's control.
To prevent from happening:
To act, do, move, etc. counter to (a person or thing); oppose or check
To put (enemy guns) out of action
To contradict, refute, or oppose, esp. in a formal manner by argument, proof, etc., as in a debate
To raise arguments against; voice opposition to.
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