Synonyms of 'confute'

answer, antagonize, break, clash, collide, confound, contradict, contrapose, contravene, controvert, counter, counteract, counterattack, countercharge, counterclaim, countervail, Cross, crush, defeat, demolish, deny, dismiss, evert, finish, floor, nonplus, oppose, oppugn, overthrow, overturn, overwhelm, Parry, rebut, refute, rejoin, resist, settle, silence, squash, squelch, subvert, undermine, upset