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disconfirmation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of disconfirmation

  1. 1 a refusal to confirm the truth of a statement an official disconfirmation of the rumors that the military was planning an invasion Synonyms of disconfirmation contradiction, denegation, disallowance, disavowal, disclaimer, denial, negation, rejection, repudiationWords Related to disconfirmation disproof, rebuttal, refutation; negativeNear Antonyms of disconfirmation concession, confession; affirmation, assertion, declaration; attestation, corroboration, documentation, substantiation, testament, testimony, validationAntonyms of disconfirmation acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), admission, avowal, confirmation

  2. 2 something (as an argument) that serves to disprove members of the sect refused to accept the scientific evidence as being in any way a disconfirmation of their deeply held religious beliefs Synonyms of disconfirmation confutation, disproof, rebuttal, refutationWords Related to disconfirmation counterargument, counterevidenceNear Antonyms of disconfirmation attestation, confirmation, corroboration, documentation, evidence, substantiation, testament, testimony, validation, witness; authentication, identification, manifestation, verificationAntonyms of disconfirmation proof


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