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rebuttal
used in Fast Food Nation

3 uses
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Definition
a statement arguing against something
  • TSRs make about fifteen "presentations" an hour, going for a sale, throwing out one rebuttal after another to avoid being shot down.
    p. 81.7
rebuttal = argument against (something)
  • The computer screen offers a variety of potential "rebuttals."
    p. 81.7
  • Supervisors walk up and down the rows, past hundreds of identical cubicles, giving pep talks, eavesdropping on phone calls, suggesting rebuttals, and making sure none of the teenage workers is doing homework on the job.
    p. 81.8

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