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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,

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:

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:


Alternative forms

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


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


Inter: en-nou » n
  • A refutation.


    * refutation
    • confutation

      Related terms

      * disprove

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      * 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