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oppugn

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of oppugn

  1. 1 to demand proof of the truth or rightness of had the temerity to oppugn the merits of a study in a discipline that he knows nothing about Synonyms of oppugn contest, dispute, impeach, challenge, query, questionWords Related to oppugn doubt, mistrust; kick (about), object (to), protest; combat, fight, oppose, resistNear Antonyms of oppugn back, defend, support; advocate, champion, promote; abide, endure, stomach, tolerateAntonyms of oppugn accept, believe, embrace, swallow

  2. 2 to strive to reduce or eliminate guardians of liberty who staunchly oppugned tyranny, whether from the right or the left Synonyms of oppugn battle, combat, contend (with), counter, oppose, fightWords Related to oppugn baffle, checkmate, foil, frustrate, resist, thwart, withstand; confront, defy, face, meetNear Antonyms of oppugn abide, bear, endure, suffer; advocate, back, champion, endorse (also indorse), support, upholdAntonyms of oppugn advance, cultivate, encourage, forward, foster, further, nourish, nurture, promote

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