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refute
used in Atlas Shrugged

4 uses
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Definition
to disprove or argue against
  • They neither refuted nor agreed; they merely looked as if her arguments were beside the point.
    3.5 Part 3 Chapter 5 — Their Brothers' Keepers (71% in)
refuted = argued against
  • It was useless to argue, she thought, and to wonder about people who would neither refute an argument nor accept it.
    1.7 Part 1 Chapter 7 — The Exploiters and the Exploited (38% in)
  • They haven't said a thing that could be refuted and embarrass them professionally.
    1.7 Part 1 Chapter 7 — The Exploiters and the Exploited (40% in)
  • If you can refute a single sentence I uttered, madame, I shall hear it gratefully.
    2.2 Part 2 Chapter 2 — The Aristocracy of Pull (84% in)

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