Definitions for impugnɪmˈpyun
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word impugn
attack as false or wrong
To assault, attack.
To verbally assault, especially to argue against an opinion, motive, or action; to question the truth or validity of.
Origin: From impugno, from in- + pugno, from pugnus (as in English pugilism), from roots.
to attack by words or arguments; to contradict; to assail; to call in question; to make insinuations against; to gainsay; to oppose
Origin: [OE. impugnen, F. impugner, fr. L. impugnare; in on, against + pugnare to flight. See Pugnacious.]
Translations for impugn
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- in Zweifel ziehen, angreifenGerman
- contester, contredire, attaquerFrench
- betwisten, aanvallen, bestrijden, weersprekenDutch
- ifrågasätta, attackera, jäva, angripa, bestridaSwedish
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