Debate and types

refute
(v)
rǝ-FYOOT
Meaning

disprove

1st Sample Sentence

Your argument is very poorly constructed and supported, and therefore easy to refute.

Root

re (again)#futare (to beat) (Latin)

Synonyms

belie, gainsay, refute

Antonyms

corroborate

Mnemonics

refute rhymes with refuse, when you DISAPPROVE OF something, or if something is false or incorrect. you refute it or disapprove. Refute can be considered as REFusing something to have trUTh or prove to be false/incorrect

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