Confutable
Confutable Con*fut"a*ble, a. That may be confuted. [1913 Webster]

A conceit . . . confutable by daily experience. --Sir T.Browne. [1913 Webster]


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  • confutable — index contestable, controversial, debatable, defeasible, disputable, dubious, litigable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. B …   Law dictionary

  • confutable — See confute. * * * …   Universalium

  • confutable — adjective That can be confuted, i.e. shown to be false; disprovable. Ant: provable, verifiable, inconfutable …   Wiktionary

  • confutable — con·fut·a·ble || kÉ™n fjuːtÉ™bl adj. can be proved wrong, can be disproved …   English contemporary dictionary

  • confutable — con·fut·able …   English syllables

  • confutable — adjective able to be refuted • Syn: ↑questionable, ↑refutable, ↑confutative • Similar to: ↑deniable • Derivationally related forms: ↑confute (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • confute — confutable, adj. confuter, n. /keuhn fyooht /, v.t., confuted, confuting. 1. to prove to be false, invalid, or defective; disprove: to confute an argument. 2. to prove (a person) to be wrong by argument or proof: to confute one s opponent. 3. Obs …   Universalium

  • Inconfutable — In con*fut a*ble, a. Not confutable. {In con*fut a*bly}, adv. [Obs.] Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Inconfutably — Inconfutable In con*fut a*ble, a. Not confutable. {In con*fut a*bly}, adv. [Obs.] Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • confuter — See confutable. * * * …   Universalium

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