Disprove and Establish


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Disprove verb – To prove to be false.
Usage example: Magellan's circumnavigation of the globe disproved any lingering notions that the earth is flat

Establish is an antonym for disprove.
Nearby Word: disproving
Antonyms for Disprove


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Establish verb – To gain full recognition or acceptance of.
Usage example: a first novel that established him as one of the most promising writers of his generation

Disprove is an antonym for establish in topics: set up, authenticate.
Nearby Words: establishment, establishing
Antonyms for Establish
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Common collocations

sense disprove sense establish sense
position disprove position establish position
reputation disprove reputation establish reputation
line disprove line establish line
Other nouns: rule, canon, alibi, existence.
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