To present opposing evidence or arguments.
To argue or reason against; contradict; deny; dispute
To reject as untrue; disbelieve
To prove (a person, statement, etc.) to be in error or false; overcome by argument or proof
(Perhaps nonstandard) To be shown false by contradicting (something) that is true; to conceal the contradictory or ironic presence of (something).
To put down; repress
To make invalid; deprive of legal force
To deny the validity of; repudiate:
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 offer in response:
To assert the opposite of a statement or idea put forward by (someone).
To refrain from using, engaging in, or partaking of:
To be liable or accountable:
To defeat overwhelmingly:
To suppress a legal document, particularly a subpoena, for reasons based on defect in manner of service or for other procedural or substantive reasons that invalidate the document; to void or terminate; to vacate a judicial decision.
To prove (a person) guilty
To engage in a formal discussion or argument.
To parry is to answer a question with an evasive reply, or to avoid an attack by using a countermove.
To contravene is to go against or contradict.
To engage in discussion or argument; debate.
To refuse to accept or support; deny the validity or authority of (a belief, a treaty, etc.)
(Media) To stop production of a programme.
To damage (someone's reputation, for example) severely.
To engage in indecent exposure of (oneself).
Explode is defined as to make a loud burst, blow up or reject.
To ratify is to approve and give formal consent to something.
To sanction is for a recognized authority to give approval to something.
To give approval to; support; sanction
To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
The definition of confirm is to approve or to establish the truth or make stronger.
To endure resignedly or patiently:
To say positively; declare firmly; assert to be true
Find another word for refutes. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for refutes, like: rebuts, controverts, disproves, discredits, confutes, belies, silences, overthrows, invalidates, disclaims and denies.