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disconfirm

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of disconfirm

  1. 1 to declare not to be true <later updates on the news story disconfirmed many details of the initial report> Synonyms contradict, disaffirm, disallow, disavow, disclaim, deny, disown, gainsay, negate, negative, refute, reject, repudiateRelated Words traverse; challenge, confute, disprove, rebut; disagree (with), disputeNear Antonyms accept, adopt, embrace, espouse; affirm, announce, assert, aver, claim, declare, maintain, profess, submit; authenticate, corroborate, substantiate, validate, verifyAntonyms acknowledge, admit, allow, avow, concede, confirm, own

  2. 2 to prove to be false <contends that we will never be able to confirm or disconfirm the existence of God> Synonyms belie, confound, confute, debunk, disprove, discredit, falsify, rebut, refute, shoot downRelated Words overthrow, overturn; challenge, contest, query, question; doubt, mistrust; debate, discuss, hash (over), moot, talk overNear Antonyms document, evidence, evince, record, show, support, witness; back (up), buttress, corroborate, substantiate; adduce, attest, authenticate, certify, identify; demonstrate, display, illustrate, manifestAntonyms confirm, establish, prove, validate, verify




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