Übersetzung von “contradict” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˌkɒn·trəˈdɪkt/ us /ˌkɑn·trəˈdɪkt/

If two things that are said or written about something contradict each other, they are so different that they cannot both be true.

His account of the accident contradicts the official government report. Il suo resoconto dell’incidente smentisce il rapporto ufficiale del governo.

to say that what someone else has just said is wrong

He said we were all happy at work, and nobody dared to contradict him. Ha detto che eravamo tutti contenti al lavoro e nessuno ha osato contraddirlo.

(Übersetzung von “contradict” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)