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contradiction
n. the speech act of contradicting someone; "he spoke as if he thought his claims were immune to contradiction"
contradiction in terms, contradiction
n. (logic) a statement that is necessarily false; "the statement `he is brave and he is not brave' is a contradiction"
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veto
n. a vote that blocks a decision
sarcasm, caustic remark, satire, irony
n. witty language used to convey insults or scorn; "he used sarcasm to upset his opponent"; "irony is wasted on the stupid"; "Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their own"--Jonathan Swift
defence, defense, refutation
n. the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions; "his refutation of the charges was short and persuasive"; "in defense he said the other man started it"
disaffirmation, denial
n. the act of asserting that something alleged is not true
rejection
n. the speech act of rejecting
repudiation
n. refusal to acknowledge or pay a debt or honor a contract (especially by public authorities); "the repudiation of the debt by the city"
prohibition
n. refusal to approve or assent to
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contradiction
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