Definition of Refuted:
- "The Letters of William James, Vol. II", William James.
When they published a book, its contents only interested them to the extent of making the world accept it, without seriously troubling themselves whether it were true or false, provided only that it was not refuted.- "Rousseau Volumes I. and II.", John Morley.
That to be and to exist, or their like derivatives, such as being and existing, is and exists, cannot always explain each other, is sufficiently shown above; and thereby is refuted Sanborn's chief argument, that, " is being burned," involves the contradiction of " existing, burned," or " consumed by fire."- "The Grammar of English Grammars", Goold Brown.