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1. refutation

noun. ['ˌrɛfjuːˈteɪʃən'] any evidence that helps to establish the falsity of something.

Synonyms

  • falsification
  • disproof
  • grounds
  • confutation
  • reductio
  • reductio ad absurdum
  • evidence

Antonyms

  • offence
  • offense
  • chew over
  • reflect

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Rhymes with Refutation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

How do you pronounce refutation?

Pronounce refutation as ˌrɛfjuˈteɪʃən.

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Sentences with refutation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Identify which opposing view is the most threatening and seek to take it down through explanation and refutation.

2. refutation

noun. ['ˌrɛfjuːˈteɪʃən'] the act of determining that something is false.

Synonyms

  • falsification
  • disproof
  • falsifying
  • refutal
  • finding

Antonyms

  • direct evidence
  • irresoluteness
  • fall short of
  • disagree

3. refutation

noun. ['ˌrɛfjuːˈteɪʃən'] the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions.

Synonyms

  • confutation
  • defense
  • defence
  • rebuttal

Antonyms

  • ponder
  • think over
  • mull over
  • speculate
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