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refute
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • he scarcely tried to refute his evidence
  • His speech might be divided into two parts, the first consisting of criticism in refutation of the charge, sometimes malicious and sarcastic.
  • The lawyers and experts were lost in admiration, and were only at a loss to understand what good purpose could be served by it, for all, I repeat, felt that the case for the prosecution could not be refuted, but was growing more and more tragically overwhelming.

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  • The speaker refuted his opponent’s arguments.
  • He refuted the argument.

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