present tense third-person singular of disbelieve
as in denies
to think not to be true or real many disbelieved the medium's claims that she could communicate with the spirits of the dead

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“Disbelieves.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disbelieves. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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