Meaning of “disprove” in the English Dictionary


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disproveverb [ T ]

us /dɪˈspruv/

to prove that an idea, statement, etc. is not true:

Given the thoroughness of the author’s research, the burden rests on critics to disprove the facts he presents.

(Definition of “disprove” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)