desmentir

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From des- +‎ mentir.

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desmentir (first-person singular present desmenteixo, past participle desmentit)

  1. to refute, deny
    • 2016 October 6, “Robbie Williams és acusat de racista pel seu nou videoclip”, in El Periódico[1]:
      Williams ha desmentit ràpidament a Twitter que sigui una referència al president rus, Vladímir Putin.
      Williams quickly denied on Twitter that it is a reference to the Russian president, Vladimir Putin.

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

des- +‎ mentir

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

desmentir

  1. to deny, to refute
    • 2019 September 21, “S’es publicat lo libre de memòrias d’Edward Snowden”, in Jornalet[2]:
      La majoritat de las nòu entrepresas citadas per The Washington Post an desmentit aver permés a l’intelligéncia estatsunidenca d’intrar dins lors servidors centrals.
      The majority of the nine companies cited by the Washington Post have denied allowing United States intelligence to enter their central servers.

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desmentir

  1. to deny

Descendants[edit]

  • French: démentir

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From des- +‎ mentir.

Verb[edit]

desmentir (first-person singular present indicative desminto, past participle desmentido)

  1. to belie
  2. to deny

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From des- +‎ mentir.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /desmenˈtiɾ/, [d̪ez.mẽn̪ˈt̪iɾ]

Verb[edit]

desmentir (first-person singular present desmiento, first-person singular preterite desmentí, past participle desmentido)

  1. to refute, deny
  2. to belie; to give a false representation

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