Examples of rebuttal in a Sentence
an effective rebuttal to her claim of having the gift of clairvoyance
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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.
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.
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.
When the trial resumes on Monday, Mr. Menendez’s lawyer will offer his concluding argument, and the prosecution will have a chance to offer a rebuttal.
Meanwhile, Trump's declaration that the Iran nuclear deal amounts to an embarrassment for Americans drew an angry rebuttal from Hassan Rouhani, the moderate Iranian President who helped broker the agreement during the Obama administration.
We are outraged by an unpaid Huffington Post columnist to the point of needing to write multiple rebuttals.
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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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