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contradict
used in City of Bones

2 uses
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Definition
disagree
in various senses, including:
  • to say something is not true — as in "She contradicted his testimony."
  • to say something else is true when both can't be true — as in "I don't believe her. She contradicted herself as she told us what happened."
  • to be in conflict with — as in "Her assertions contradict accepted scientific principles."
  • I felt her faith in me was unwarranted, but I was so relieved to see her again that I didn't contradict her.
    Chapter 21 (44% in)
  • "Won't contradict your lies," Clary finished for him bitterly.
    Chapter 22 (3% in)

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