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disproof Explained

disproof at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

29 Moby Thesaurus words for "disproof":
abjuration, abjurement, abrogation, absolute contradiction,
annulment, contradiction, contrary assertion, contravention,
controversion, countering, crossing, denial, disaffirmation,
disallowance, disavowal, disclaimer, disclamation, disownment,
forswearing, gainsaying, impugnment, nullification, recantation,
refutation, renunciation, repudiation, retractation, retraction,
revocation

disproof at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Counter Evidence): counter evidence, conflicting evidence, disproof, refutation, negation, plea, vindication, other side of the coin.

[N] (Refutation): refutation, answer, disproof, invalidation, correction, dissuasion.

Disproof at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Disproof \Dis*proof"\, n. [Pref. dis- + proof. Cf. {Disprove}.]
A proving to be false or erroneous; confutation; refutation;
as, to offer evidence in disproof of a statement.

I need not offer anything farther in support of one, or
in disproof of the other. --Rogers.

disproof at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

disproof
n 1: any evidence that helps to establish the falsity of
something [syn: {falsification}, {refutation}]
2: the act of determining that something is false [syn: {falsification},
{falsifying}, {refutation}]

disproof at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* Inter: l » en|disprofe, Inter: l » en|disproufe Inter: qualifier » obsolete, 16th century

Etymology

Inter: prefix » dis|proof, after Inter: term » disprove|lang=en

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • A refutation.

    Synonyms

    * refutation
    • confutation

      Related terms

      * disprove

      External links

      * Inter: R:Webster 191 » 3
    • Inter: R:Century 191 » 1
    • Inter: R:OneLoo » k


    Translation: de » disproof
    Translation: et » disproof
    Translation: eo » disproof
    Translation: fa » disproof
    Translation: io » disproof
    Translation: my » disproof
    Translation: ja » disproof
    Translation: pl » disproof
    Translation: te » disproof
    Translation: vi » disproof
    Translation: zh » disproof