Thesaurus / rebut

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On the other hand, no disinterested and unbiased evidence was secured tending to rebut these conditions.
Mr. Gladstone replied for the government, and sought to rebut the accusations made by the leader of the Opposition.
THE GRAND OLD MANRICHARD B. COOK
As Napier made no attempt to rebut that view, she dropped her head, struggling an instant with some new enemy to self-control.
THE MESSENGERELIZABETH ROBINS
Thou hast said sufficient to rebut the charge, in offering the oaths by the Gods, no slight proof.
The expression 'on the other hand' is meant to rebut the pûrvapaksha.
To rebut this theory, there was the notable absence of undergraduates.
ZULEIKA DOBSONMAX BEERBOHM
Mrs. Roebuck did not attempt to rebut this statement, and the warrant was discharged.
I am almost ashamed to stand up before you and endeavour to rebut a story so plausible and so essentially convincing.
What could the accused say to rebut such seemingly overwhelming evidence?
Mr. Frick was recalled and permitted to rebut some of the assertions made by the workingmen.
HOMESTEADARTHUR G. BURGOYNE

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