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debunk

verb

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1 to prove to be false
  • a Web site that assiduously debunks urban legends

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2 to reveal the true nature of
  • the investigative reporter easily debunked the charlatan's claims of clairvoyance

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The first known use of debunk was in 1923

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“Debunk.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/debunk. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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