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impugn

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  • verbcriticize, challenge
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Synonyms for impugn

verb criticize, challenge
  • assail
  • contravene
  • tar
  • attack
  • blast
  • break
  • contradict
  • cross
  • deny
  • dispute
  • gainsay
  • knock
  • negate
  • negative
  • oppose
  • question
  • resist
  • slam
  • smear
  • traduce
  • trash
  • traverse
  • zap
  • call into question
  • cast aspersions upon
  • cast doubt upon
  • come down on
  • cut to shreds
  • disaffirm
  • pin something on
  • put down
  • run down
  • skin alive
  • stick it to
  • swipe at
  • throw doubt on
  • throw the book at
  • thumb nose at
  • zing

Antonyms for impugn

  • agree
  • aid
  • allow
  • approve
  • assist
  • compliment
  • concede
  • confirm
  • corroborate
  • go along
  • help
  • join
  • praise
  • stay
  • support
  • flatter
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to impugn

assail

verb. attack, usually with words

attack

verb. assault verbally
  • abuse
  • berate
  • blame
  • blitz
  • censure
  • criticize
  • impugn
  • jump down one's throat
  • jump on one's case
  • lay into
  • malign
  • refute
  • reprove
  • revile
  • shoot down
  • stretch
  • vilify
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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