impugn definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To strike as untrue or dubious; challenge in debate: impugn a political opponent's record.
    • To attack by terms or arguments; to contradict; to assail; to contact concern; to produce insinuations against; to gainsay; to oppose.
  • verb:
    • To assault, attack.
    • To verbally assault, specifically to argue against an opinion, motive, or activity; to question the truth or credibility of.
    • attack as untrue or incorrect
  • others:
    • To attack by words or arguments; contradict; assail; call in question; gainsay.

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