French translation of 'refute'
Example Sentences Including 'refute'
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It is difficult to refute this accusation.The Times Literary Supplement (2010)
Friends pointed to his comments at the weekend in which he refuted claims that he had sold his yacht.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
We strongly refute any allegations regarding the culture of the organisation.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
We strongly refute these claims.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Let's refute the second charge straight away.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
None of them refuted the charges.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Some writers are aware that to refute a charge is stronger than to deny it, but are unclear where the difference lies.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The firms refuted the claims and said the adverts met advertising standards.The Sun (2012)
The most recent outpourings have suggested that his marriage is failing, a claim the couple refute.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
I must be able to refute these rumours point by point.Wives and Daughters (1864)
And a quick look at the numbers would tend to refute this theory.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
We completely refute these allegations, which are both false and defamatory.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
He is strenuously keen to refute any charges of elitism that might still cling to the place.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
They both vigorously refute the allegations.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
But he refuted the claims and his wife stuck by him.The Sun (2013)
But we strongly refute any allegation the programme is in any way faked.The Sun (2013)
He simply held up his purple ribbon and raised his eyebrows at me as if to say'your argument is thus refuted'.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
I totally refute the charges and will vigorously defend myself against them.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Lawyers for the accused refuted the charges.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The activists and the police refuted the claims.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The officer representing him made no attempt to refute the allegations.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They have refuted claims that her life is at risk and demanded that the US reject the asylum application.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We utterly refute any allegation to the contrary.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He can no longer be punished for what he is accused of doing, but he cannot refute the accusations either.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
This study uses historical fact and Scripture to refute those claims.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: refute VERB
If you refute an argument, accusation, or theory, you prove that it is wrong or untrue.
It was the kind of rumour that it is impossible to refute.
Translation of refute from the Collins English to French Dictionary