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rebuttal
used in Do You Speak American?

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Definition
a statement arguing against something
  • This assault brought instant rebuttal.
    five — Hispanic Immigration: Reconquest or Assimilation? (65% in)
rebuttal = argument in opposition
  • After Simon's book became a national best-seller, making him the arch-prescriptivist of the moment, Nunberg published a blistering rebuttal in the Atlantic Monthly, chastising "the pop grammarians who play to the galleries.
    one — The Language Wars (34% in)

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