Contradict and Evidence


Contradict verb - To make an assertion that is contrary to one made by (another).

Evidence is an antonym for contradict.


Evidence verb - Provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes.

Contradict is an antonym for evidence in prove topic.

Common collocations

continuity contradict continuity evidence continuity
fact contradict fact evidence fact
statement contradict statement evidence statement
existence contradict existence evidence existence
Other words: events.

Both words in one sentence

  • Granted, Mary barely appears in the stories, but still — assuming that Mary was a jealous boring shrew with no evidence to back it up, while ignoring the evidence to contradict it.
  • Tabletop Game / Mage: The Awakening Each new piece of evidence that comes up is likely to contradict some other piece of evidence.
  • Series / Cold Case Unfortunately, his sister, in a misguided show of loyalty, has already confessed to everything, and there's no evidence to contradict her claims.
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