Redargution Red`ar*gu"tion (r?d`?r*g?"sh?n), n. [L. redargutio.] The act of redarguing; refutation. [Obs. or R.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • redargution — index confutation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • redargution — Redargution, Redargutio …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • redargution — ˌredärˈgyüshən noun ( s) Etymology: Middle French, from Late Latin redargution , redargutio, from Latin redargutus (past participle of redarguere) + ion , io ion archaic : refutation …   Useful english dictionary

  • redargution — red·ar·gu·tion …   English syllables

  • redargue — redargution, n. /ri dahr gyooh/, v.t., redargued, redarguing. Archaic. to prove wrong or invalid; disprove; refute. [1350 1400; ME redarguen to rebuke ( < OF redargüer) < L redarguere, equiv. to red RED + arguere to ARGUE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Redargutory — Red ar*gu to*ry ( t?*r?), a. Pertaining to, or containing, redargution; refutatory. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Henry Parker (writer) — Henry Parker (1604 1652) was an English barrister and political writer in the Parliamentarian cause. He was a major figure as a propagandist and pamphleteer, the most influential writer to defend the parliamentary cause in the 1640s . [Jeffrey… …   Wikipedia

  • confutation — I noun abjurement, challenge, condemnation, contradiction, contrariety, contrary assertion, contravention, countercharge, counterevidence, counterstatement, disavowal, disproof, effective rejoinder, evidence against, evidence on the other side,… …   Law dictionary

  • explosion — Synonyms and related words: accelerando, acceleration, access, aggravation, backfire, bang, bark, beefing up, blast, blaze, blaze of temper, blowing up, blowout, blowup, boom, burgeoning, burst, clap, concentration, condensation, consolidation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • expose — Synonyms and related words: advertise, air, apocalypse, attaint, awaken, bare, baring, belie, bespatter, betray, blacken, blot, blow sky high, blow up, blow upon, brand, brandish, break the seal, break the spell, bring to light, broadcast, burst… …   Moby Thesaurus

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”