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dispute

verb [I or T]
 
 
/dɪˈspjuːt/
to disagree with something that someone says
(對…)有異議;不同意,否認;爭論
Few would dispute his status as the finest artist of the period.
他是那個時期最好的藝術家,很少有人對此存有異議。
The circumstances of her death have been hotly disputed.
她的死引起了激烈的爭論。
[+ (that)] I don't dispute (that) Lucas' films are entertaining, but they haven't got much depth.
我並不否認盧卡斯的電影具有娛樂價值,但這些電影都沒有甚麽深度。
Suspecting and questioningQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriosityDenying and contradicting
disputation
 
 
/ˌdɪs.pjʊˈteɪ.ʃən/ US  /-pjuː-/ noun [C or U] old use
(a) disagreement
異議;爭議;紛爭
Arguments and disagreements
disputatious
 
 
/ˌdɪs.pjʊˈteɪ.ʃəs/ US  /-pjuː-/ adjective old use
He's a disputatious young man (= he argues a lot).
他是個喜歡爭論的青年。
Bad-tempered
disputed
 
 
/dɪˈspjuː.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ɪd/ adjective
a disputed border/goal
有爭議的邊界/進球
disputed territory
有爭議的領土
Arguing and disagreeing
(Definition of dispute verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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