: to expose the sham or falseness of <debunk a legend>
— de·bunk·er noun
Examples of DEBUNK
- The article debunks the notion that life exists on Mars.
- The results of the study debunk his theory.
First Known Use of DEBUNK
Related to DEBUNK
- belie, confound, confute, disprove, disconfirm, discredit, falsify, rebut, refute, shoot down
- confirm, establish, prove, validate, verify
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