verb (used with object), re·but·ted, re·but·ting.
verb (used without object), re·but·ted, re·but·ting.
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Origin of rebut
OTHER WORDS FROM rebutre·but·ta·ble, adjectiveun·re·but·ta·ble, adjectiveun·re·but·ted, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for rebut
No matter how I attempt to rebut these empty slogans, they never lose their power.
These are the facts to rebut just a few of the fallacies I read on a daily basis about our party.
He's now running almost a full answer behind as he tries to rebut the last attack.
Defend Obamacare with human stories, and rebut Romney on preexisting conditions.Michael Tomasky on the 8 Things Obama Needs to Do in the Debate|Michael Tomasky|October 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The White House declined to send a spokesperson to Face the Nation to rebut Senator Graham.Sunday Talk: Stephen Colbert, Lindsey Graham, & More (Video)|The Daily Beast Video|October 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
We have seen what curious use he made of this theory of special missions to rebut Irish claims.The Life of Mazzini|Bolton King
Modern American historians, such as Beer, themselves rebut the charge.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
They and our lawyers will now butt and rebut as long as a goat of them is left alive on either side.The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page, Volume II|Burton J. Hendrick
As Napier made no attempt to rebut that view, she dropped her head, struggling an instant with some new enemy to self-control.The Messenger|Elizabeth Robins
Amazon could not be accused in connection with them, so Christian reflected, and prepared herself to rebut any such slander.Mount Music|E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross