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gainsays

verb , present tense third-person singular of gainsay

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1 to declare not to be true
  • it can't be gainsaid that most people wish they had more time and money
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2 to make an assertion that is contrary to one made by (another)
  • repeatedly tried to gainsay me, though every point I made was backed up by facts
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