contradict definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to say or express the exact opposite of (a statement).
    • To deny the declaration of. See Synonyms at deny.
    • is as opposed to; be contradictory with.
    • to say the contrary of; to oppose in words; to simply take problem with; to gainsay; to deny the truth of, by a statement or a speaker; to impugn.
    • To be contrary to; to oppose; to withstand.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To utter a contradictory statement.
    • To oppose in terms; to gainsay; to reject, or assert the contrary of, something.
  • verb:
    • To talk against; to forbid.
    • To deny the truth of (a statement or statements).
    • to create a statement doubting the truth of this statement(s) produced by (you).
    • take contradiction with
    • prove unfavorable; tv show becoming untrue
    • be resistant to
    • deny the truth of
  • others:
    • To assert the contrary or contrary of; deny right and categorically: as, his declaration was at once contradicted.
    • To reject the words or assertion of; target or discuss about it in contradiction: as, he contradicted the prior speaker; we contradicted him to his face.
    • To oppose; act or perhaps straight unlike; be contradictory with: as, the declaration that was made contradicts knowledge.
    • To talk or declare against; forbid.
    • Synonyms To gainsay, impugn, controvert, dispute. To contravene.
    • To utter a contrary statement or a contradiction; deny.

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