What is another word for contradict?

Need synonyms for contradict? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Verb
To declare to be untrue
axeUK
axUS
more ❯
“That appeared to contradict a statement by the police yesterday morning which flatly denied having offered any compensation to the family.”
Verb
To give an order contrary to (another order or wish), oppose (something)
more ❯
“Some sought to contradict him, while others tried, unsuccessfully, to ignore his prying.”
Verb
Be in conflict with
“These figures, which document an out-of-control war on drugs in the city, contradict the rhetoric we are hearing from all quarters.”
Verb
To differ strikingly or to be an unsuitable match
Verb
To express a different opinion
Verb
To contravene an accepted rule or stipulation
Verb
Speak impertinently to
Verb
To exercise disbelief
Verb
To answer in a cheeky or rude manner
Verb
Oppose
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
10-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021