Examples of rebuttal in a Sentence
an effective rebuttal to her claim of having the gift of clairvoyance
Recent Examples of rebuttal from the Web
Trump's immediate predecessor, Barack Obama, whose Democratic administration has been endlessly berated by Trump, generally limits his rebuttals to attacks on Trump's policies -- never the man himself.
Republicans offered a not-entirely-convincing rebuttal, pointing to the fact that just because their program would impoverish grandma and grandpa that doesn’t mean said budget cuts will actually make their way into law.
Jurgen Klopp has delivered a stubborn rebuttal of his ability as a defensive coach, with his Liverpool side once again looking shaky at the back against Leicester on the weekend.
Yet as with Lawrence of Arabia and Doctor Zhivago, the two David Lean films to whom Reds openly pays homage, the entire second half of the film constitutes a rebuttal and a corrective to the first half.
Ideastream's Rick Jackson will moderate, initially asking questions of each candidate and allowing for rebuttal.
Using no moderator, the candidates gave opening statements and then took turns giving statements and rebuttals before closing remarks.
The booing stopped, but Parsons rebuttal came Saturday night.
In its rebuttal, Trian states that a basic error skews the comparison in favor of Hershey and Nestle.
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First Known Use of rebuttal
Synonymsdisconfirmation, disproof, confutation, refutation
Related Wordscounterargument, counterevidence
Near Antonymsattestation, confirmation, corroboration, documentation, evidence, substantiation, testament, testimony, validation, witness; authentication, identification, manifestation, verification
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