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Michael Ricci, a Hogan spokesman, said the event’s current plan doesn’t contradict the governor’s latest orders.

I could almost feel my own alpha rhythm jump off the charts, chaotically trying to keep up with the contradicting data and interpretations.

During town hall meetings, they questioned CNN executives, including Morse, about why Great Big Story was signing deals with oil companies like BP and Shell that seemed to contradict the publication’s environmental conservation coverage.

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We’re all living in a kind of echo chamber where we only follow people on social media that share our own beliefs and any time somebody contradicts our beliefs, we just unfollow them or block them.

Speaking yesterday on a call with journalists Google sought to contradict that claim, saying that the DOJ couldn’t point to any consumer harm at all.

To what extent was the testimony the grand jury heard corroborated or contradicted by forensic evidence?

While being questioned by the judge, both men contradicted themselves and each other.

Kimberlin denied any involvement, and no court has contradicted him.

This insight contradicted the approach taken by some programs in other agencies.

This, of course, contradicted years of NFL statements, and there has been nary a peep since.

It would make a sensation, he thought; there was more than one generally accepted theory he had challenged or contradicted in it.

It must be evident to every intelligent and dispassionate man that these declaimers contradicted themselves.

But Val drew in again at once, alarmed at the request: and contradicted himself in the most absurd manner.

All that they think or say of Him is immediately contradicted by the effects which they wish to attribute to Him.

He had great faith in the opinions of his little helper, and was always ready to revise his own judgment if hers contradicted it.


On this page you'll find 50 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to contradicted, such as: contravene, deny, repudiate, counter, differ, and belie.

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