debunk definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To expose or ridicule the falseness, sham, or exaggerated claims of: debunk a supposed wonder medicine.
  • verb:
    • To discredit, or reveal to ridicule the falsehood or the exaggerated claims of anything
    • expose while ridiculing; particularly of pretentious or untrue claims and ideas

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