Definitions for oppugnəˈpyun

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

op•pugnəˈpyun(v.t.)

  1. to assail, esp. by criticism.

  2. to call in question; dispute.

Origin of oppugn:

1400–50; late ME < L oppugnāre to oppose, attack

op•pugn′er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. question, oppugn, call into question(verb)

    challenge the accuracy, probity, or propriety of

    "We must question your judgment in this matter"

Wiktionary

  1. oppugn(Verb)

    To contradict or controvert; to oppose; to challenge or question the truth or validity of a given statement.

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