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contradict [ kɔntrə'dikt] vt.反驳,否认

Assertion is not argument, to contradict the statement of an opponent is not proof that you are correct.
坚定的看法不是论据,反驳对手的说法不能证明你是正确的。

抗辩 demurrer; demur; plea; contradict

反驳 refution; contradiction; contradictorily; disproof; gainsay; oppugn; rebut; refute; contradict

驳 [bó] /argue/parti-colored/tranship/dispute/contradict/refute/

自相矛盾 [zì xiāng máo dùn] /contradict oneself/be self-contradictory/

Anti-science clearly means different things to different people.
显然,反科学对不同的人有不同的含义。
Gross and Levitt find fault primarily with sociologists, philosophers and other academics who have questioned science's objectivity.
格罗斯和莱维特主要挑那些质疑科学客观性的社会学家、哲学家和其他学者的毛病。
Sagan is more concerned with those who believe in ghosts, creationism and other phenomena that contradict the scientific worldview.
而萨根则更关注那些相信鬼怪、上帝造物论和其他与科学世界观相左的人。

{adj: confounding, contradictory} that confounds or contradicts or confuses

{adj: deniable} capable of being denied or contradicted
<-> undeniable

{adj: perverse} marked by a disposition to oppose and contradict
"took perverse satisfaction in foiling her plans"

{adv: wholesomely} in a wholesome manner
"the papers we found shed some valuable light on this question, wholesomely contradicting all lies"

{n: claim} an assertion that something is true or factual
"his claim that he was innocent"
"evidence contradicted the government's claims"

{n: consistency} (logic) an attribute of a logical system that is so constituted that none of the propositions deducible from the axioms contradict one another

{n: contradiction} the speech act of contradicting someone
"he spoke as if he thought his claims were immune to contradiction"

{n: paradox} (logic) a statement that contradicts itself
"`I always lie' is a paradox because if it is true it must be false"

{n: parol evidence rule} a rule that oral evidence cannot be used to contradict the terms of a written contract

{n: psychic phenomena, psychic phenomenon, parapsychology} phenomena that appear to contradict physical laws and suggest the possibility of causation by mental processes

{n: religion, faith, organized religion} an institution to express belief in a divine power
"he was raised in the Baptist religion"
"a member of his own faith contradicted him"

{n: self-contradiction} contradicting yourself

{v: contradict, belie, negate} be in contradiction with

{v: contradict, negate, contravene} deny the truth of

{v: deny} declare untrue ; contradict
"He denied the allegations"
"She denied that she had taken money"
<-> admit

{v: negate, contradict} prove negative ; show to be false
<-> affirm

{v: oppose, controvert, contradict} be resistant to
"The board opposed his motion"

{v: stultify} cause to appear foolish
"He stultified himself by contradicting himself and being inconsistent"

The use of heat pumps has been held back largely by skepticism about advertisers' claims that heat pumps can provide as many as two units of thermal energy for each unit of elec- trical energy used, thus apparently contradicting the principle of energy conservation.
热泵(heat pump)的使用受到阻遏,这在很大程度上由于人们对广告商的声音心存疑虑,广告商称,对于所被消耗的每个单位的电能来说,热泵可产生多达两个单位的热能,因此显然与能量守恒定理相背悖。

Recent taxonomic analysis of individuals from both families indicates that the families evolved from different ancestors, thereby contradicting Wiehle's theory.
最近,对这两科蜘蛛的某些单个蜘蛛的分类学分析表明,这两科蜘蛛是从不同的原种演化而来的,从而与威勒(Wiehle)的理论相背悖。

President Bush continues to attack Senator Kerry as a politician who he says is too indecisive to lead."Much of what my opponent said last night is contradicted by his own record," said President Bush. "Twenty years of votes that earned him the most liberal label. He voted 98 times to raises taxes, more than 200 times to break spending caps. He voted against tort reform although last night he tried to claim he now supports it."
布什总统继续攻击克里参议员。他说,克里参议员作为一个政治家,太忧柔寡断,无法领导这个国家:“我的对手在昨天晚上说的话和他自己曾经做的自相矛盾。在参议院里二十多年的投票纪录为他赢得了最大的自由派的称号。他曾98次投票支持增加税收,二百多次投票支持打破财政支出的最高界线。他曾投票反对侵权改革,但昨天他又试图声称支持这个改革。”


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