noun \ri-ˈbə-təl\

Definition of REBUTTAL

:  the act of rebutting especially in a legal suit; also :  argument or proof that rebuts

Examples of REBUTTAL

  1. <an effective rebuttal to her claim of having the gift of clairvoyance>

First Known Use of REBUTTAL


Other Legal Terms

actionable, alienable, carceral, chattel, complicity, decedent, larceny, malfeasance, modus operandi

Rhymes with REBUTTAL


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