Meaning of “rebuttal” in the English Dictionary

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"rebuttal" in British English

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rebuttalnoun [ C ]

uk /rɪˈbʌt.əl/ us /rɪˈbʌt̬.əl/ formal

a statement that says that something is not true:

She issued a point-by-point rebuttal of the company's accusations.

(Definition of “rebuttal” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rebuttal" in American English

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rebuttalnoun [ C ]

us /rɪˈbʌt̬·əl/ fml

a statement that a claim or criticism is not true:

She issued a rebuttal of the charges.

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

"rebuttal" in Business English

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rebuttalnoun [ C ]

uk /rɪˈbʌtəl/ us

a statement that says or proves that something is not true:

She says she is preparing a point-by-point rebuttal that will address these issues.

(Definition of “rebuttal” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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