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The latest is from a pair of physicists, who wrote a paper that they claim contradicts the notion that black holes can ever form.

Which, needless to say, completely contradicts the public apology he made.

The passage contradicts the knee-jerk reaction which wants to quantify suffering.

I also see nothing that contradicts what I wrote for The Daily Beast.

That conclusion, however, contradicts the evidence of 40 years of exit polls.

But I will tell him, do you not see that everything in this world contradicts the good qualities which you attribute to your God?

Therein we may observe how completely the first contradicts Socrates as before quoted, and may also infer the reason why.

The second assumption contradicts all the professions of the critics.

In other words, nothing can be allowed as true for the human mind, which directly contradicts this reason.

Yet with what a charming air she contradicts everything I say; and how pleasantly she shows her contempt for my authority!


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

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