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Synonyms for gainsay
ˈgeɪnˌseɪ, geɪnˈseɪgain·say

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. challenge, dispute, gainsayverb

    take exception to

    "She challenged his claims"

    Synonyms:
    altercate, take exception, challenge, quarrel, dispute, scrap, argufy

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gainsayverb

    Synonyms:
    contradict, deny, controvert, dispute

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. gainsayverb

    Synonyms:
    contradict, dispute, deny, controvert, impugn

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  1. List of paraphrases for "gainsay":

    refute, rebut, deny, contradict

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