Disprove and Falsify

Disprove

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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

Falsify is a synonym for disprove in refute topic. In some cases you can use "Falsify" instead a verb "Disprove".
Nearby Word: disproving
Synonyms for Disprove

Falsify

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Falsify verb – To prove to be false.
Usage example: telephone records falsified his claim that he wasn't home that night

Disprove is a synonym for falsify. You can use "Disprove" instead a verb "Falsify".
Nearby Words: false, falsity, falsified, falsification, falsifier
Synonyms for Falsify

Common collocations

mistake disprove mistake falsify mistake
evidence disprove evidence falsify evidence
results disprove results falsify results
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