Definition and Meanings for contradict
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Part of Speech of contradict
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, intransitive verb
Etymology of contradict
Meaning of contradict
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to assert the contrary of; to oppose in words; to take issue with; to gainsay; to deny the truth of, as of a statement or a speaker; to impugn.
- to be contrary to; to oppose; to resist.
as intransitive verb
- to oppose in words; to gainsay; to deny, or assert the contrary of, something.