1. be in contradiction with
Similar word(s): belie, negate
Definition categories: stative, depart, deviate, diverge, vary
2. deny the truth of
Similar word(s): contravene, negate
Definition categories: communication, differ, disagree, dissent
3. be resistant to
Similar word(s): controvert, oppose
Definition categories: communication, rebut, refute
4. prove negative; show to be false
Similar word(s): negate
Definition categories: cognition, demonstrate, establish, prove, shew, show
Sentences with contradict as a verb:
- His testimony contradicts hers.
- Everything he says contradicts me.