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contradict
used in Dracula

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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."
  • Even my old man succumbed and did not contradict her, but gave me double share instead.
    Chapter 6 (19% in)

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