gainsay


gainsay

verb

Definition of GAINSAY

1
to declare not to be true <it can't be gainsaid that most people wish they had more time and money>
2
to make an assertion that is contrary to one made by (another) <repeatedly tried to gainsay me, though every point I made was backed up by facts>
Synonyms disagree (with), gainsay
Antonyms agree (with), concur (with)

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