controvert definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to increase arguments against; vocals opposition to.
    • to produce matter of conflict; to dispute or oppose by thinking; to contend against in words or writings; to contest; to debate.
  • verb:
    • To dispute or argue utilizing explanation.
    • become involved or engaged in controversy.
    • turn out to be false or wrong
    • be resistant to
  • others:
    • To dispute; oppose by debate; contend against in discussion; deny and make an effort to disprove or confute: as, to controvert viewpoints or maxims; to controvert the justness of a conclusion.

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