- 1to say or prove that a statement or criticism is false synonym refute
- 2 an attempt to publicly rebut rumors of a divorce
NAmE//rɪˈbʌt//rebut something (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they rebut
he / she / it rebuts
past simple rebutted
-ing form rebutting
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NAmE//rɪˈbʌt̮l//noun [countable, uncountable] He issued a firm rebuttal to the accusations.