refel

play
verb re·fel \ri-ˈfel\

Definition of refel

refelled

refelling

obsolete

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  reject, repulse

Origin and Etymology of refel

Latin refellere to prove false, refute, from re- + fallere to deceive


First Known Use: 1530


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up refel? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a harsh rebuke

Get Word of the Day daily email!