impugnation


impugnation
I noun adverse comment, adverse criticism, animadversion, antagonism, attack, censure, challenge, condemnation, conflict, confrontation, contradiction, contrariety, contrariness, contravention, counteraction, counterwork, criticism, decrial, defiance, difference, disagreement, disapprobation, disapproval, discord, disfavor, disputation, dispute, dissent, faultfinding, gravamen, grievance, hostile attack, hostility, impugnment, lack of harmony, nonacceptance, nonagreement, noncompliance, nonconsent, noncooperation, obstruction, opposition, oppugnancy, protest, protestation, rejection, reprehension, reprobation, repudiation, resistance, rivalry, traversal, want of harmony II index bad repute, belligerency, contest (dispute), controversy (argument), disparagement, dispute, exception (objection), opposition

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  • Impugnation — Im pug*na tion, n. [L. impugnatio: cf. OF. impugnation.] Act of impugning; opposition; attack. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] A perpetual impugnation and self conflict. Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Impugnation — (v. lat.), Bestreitung, Anfechtung; daher Impugnationsschrift, die Beweisanfechtung, s.u. Verfahren …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Impugnation — Impugnation, lat. deutsch, im Civilproceß Bestreitung, Widerlegung des Gegners bei der Schlußverhandlung, z.B. daß der versuchte Beweis nicht geleistet sei …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • impugnation — Impugnation, Impugnatio …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • impugnation — noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English impugnacioun, impungnacioun, from Middle French or Latin; Middle French impugnation, from Latin impugnation , impugnatio, from impugnatus (past participle of impugnare to impugn) + ion , io ion 1.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • impugnation — (in pu gna sion) s. f. Terme vieilli. Action d impugner. HISTORIQUE    XVIe s. •   Impugnation, OUDIN Dict.. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Provenç, et espagn. impugnacion ; ital. impugnazione ; du lat. impugnationem, de impugnare, impugner …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • impugnation — noun a) The act of impugning b) The act of appealing or revoking …   Wiktionary

  • Impugnation — Im|pu|gna|ti|on* die; , en <aus gleichbed. lat. impugnatio zu impugnare, vgl. ↑impugnieren> (veraltet) Anfechtung, Bestreitung …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • impugnation — im·pugna·tion …   English syllables

  • dispute — dis·pute 1 /di spyüt/ vb dis·put·ed, dis·put·ing vi: to engage in a dispute disputing with management over contract terms vt: to engage in a dispute over disputing the correct application of the contract provision; esp: to oppose by argume …   Law dictionary


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