Definition of rebuttal in English:

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rebuttal

Pronunciation: /rɪˈbʌtl/

noun

1An instance of rebutting evidence or an accusation.
Example sentences
  • My post below, about Architecture was never designed as evidence for the rebuttal.
  • In some instances, Baker provided rebuttals to her critics.
  • In general, an effective rebuttal will require evidence that Marjorie's actions were voluntary.
Synonyms
1.1 another term for rebutter.
Example sentences
  • Judge Soedarto adjourned the next hearing to next Monday, when Antashari will reply to the rebuttals by the defendant's team of lawyers.
  • After the defence rests, prosecutors will begin a rebuttal and Jackson's attorneys will then be given an opportunity to respond.
  • The jury was expected to get the case sometime later the day, after the end of the plaintiff's argument and a rebuttal by the senior deputy district attorney.

Words that rhyme with rebuttal

buttle, cuttle, scuttle, shuttle, subtle, surrebuttal

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