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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Prove to be false or incorrect; Be resistant to.

Usage examples (36)
  • That this measure was wise but few would controvert.
  • That you know your duty, and will not offer to controvert his will?
  • "Hem," said Dr. Macgowan, gruffly, unable to controvert the logic of
  • "'Es," answered Denny, seeing no reason to controvert this reasoning. for more
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