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refute

美国发音:[rɪ'fjut]
英国发音:[rɪ'fjuːt]

[v]
英语解释:to prove something to be false or somebody to be in error, either through logical argument or by providing evidence to the contrary
常见翻译:驳斥,驳倒,反驳

to prove something wrong or to say something is false.
You refute the charges against you if you prove them wrong. If you say that others' complaints against you are false, you refute them. In a court of law, for example, the prosecution and the defense lawyer try to refute each other�s statements. That is, they try to prove each other wrong.