Origin of confutation
Related formscon·fut·a·tive [kuh n-fyoo-tuh-tiv] /kənˈfyu tə tɪv/, adjectiveun·con·fut·a·tive, adjective
Examples from the Web for confutation
Other examples in abundance, in confutation of his assumption, could no doubt be furnished.The Woman Who Dared|Epes Sargent
His confutation was a feeble performance, and contains nothing new.History of the Jews, Vol. V (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
But there is yet another Reason, why I think it not to need a Confutation.
The only confutation which the report received, was the conduct of Mr Rainscourt.The King's Own|Captain Frederick Marryat
This is often said in our own country, and we need not say what we advance in its confutation.Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877|James Kennedy