Meaning of refute

re•fute

Pronunciation: (ri-fyt'), [key]
— -fut•ed, -fut•ing.
  1. to prove to be false or erroneous, as an opinion or charge.
  2. to prove (a person) to be in error.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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