Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


At all events, this was a phenomenon which could not be disproved, and there were many who believed it true.

We have—you have disproved the love I was so presumptuous as to believe you fostered for me.

His statements, therefore, may easily be disproved, if they are untrue.

That has always been disclaimed on our side and could easily be disproved on yours.

There is never a point of time at which you can say, 'The tradition is now disproved.'

She felt mortified after all her declarations, that I should have appeared and disproved them.

A statement may be disproved by deducing logically from it a conclusion that is ——.

Although not generally accepted, it has certainly not been disproved.

The one assertion can be disproved, the other cannot with scientific exactness.

It could not be disproved, though it has often been disregarded.