Disprover
Disprover \Dis*prov"er\, n. One who disproves or confutes. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • disprover — n. one who disproves, refuter, one who shows a claim to be false …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disprover — noun a debater who refutes or disproves by offering contrary evidence or argument • Syn: ↑rebutter, ↑refuter, ↑confuter • Derivationally related forms: ↑confute (for: ↑confuter), ↑refute …   Useful english dictionary

  • confuter — noun a debater who refutes or disproves by offering contrary evidence or argument • Syn: ↑rebutter, ↑disprover, ↑refuter • Derivationally related forms: ↑confute, ↑refute (for: ↑refuter), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • refuter — noun a debater who refutes or disproves by offering contrary evidence or argument • Syn: ↑rebutter, ↑disprover, ↑confuter • Derivationally related forms: ↑confute (for: ↑confuter), ↑refute, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • disprove — disprovable, adj. disprover, n. /dis proohv /, v.t., disproved, disproving. to prove (an assertion, claim, etc.) to be false or wrong; refute; invalidate: I disproved his claim. [1350 1400; ME < AF, OF desprover, equiv. to des DIS 1 + prover to… …   Universalium

  • refuter — rɪ fjuːtÉ™(r) n. one who rebuts, disprover, one who proves false …   English contemporary dictionary

  • refuters — rɪ fjuːtÉ™(r) n. one who rebuts, disprover, one who proves false …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arguer — noun someone who engages in debate • Syn: ↑debater • Derivationally related forms: ↑argue, ↑debate (for: ↑debater) • Hypernyms: ↑disputant, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • debater — noun someone who engages in debate • Syn: ↑arguer • Derivationally related forms: ↑argue (for: ↑arguer), ↑debate • Hypernyms: ↑disputant, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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