Definitions

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  • adj. Not having been rebutted.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ rebutted

Examples

  • Those voters are susceptible to unrebutted claims that they might lose health-care coverage in retirement.

    The GOP's New York Spanking

  • Left unrebutted, naturally, is the basic point that I have made twice, now: the argument that private sellers bear some continuing (moral if not legal) responsibility for the criminal misuse of guns that are no longer under their control, and that stronger regulation of private secondary gun sales is justified to prevent “careless commerce” by private sellers, is fundamentally illogical on multiple levels.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Juveniles on Probation, and Their Parents’ Guns (and Other Weapons)

  • Even now, we allow such people an unrebutted voice to continue their attacks on American ideals.

    Cheney takes swipe at Obama over prosecutor

  • I was disappointed in the lax editorial standards that allowed former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer to use your pages (George in Real Life) to lie to the public, unrebutted, yet again.

    Discourse.net: Draft Letter to Vanity Fair (Ari Rides Again Dept.)

  • The Court will not rely on the statements of Hajj or Kazimi because there is unrebutted evidence in the record that, at the time of the interrogations at which they made the statements, both men had recently been tortured.

    Judge Rules Yemeni's Detention at Guantanamo Based Solely on Torture

  • (Well, he can't say that last part about the incorrect cross, but he'll definitely go with the part about the testimony remaining unrebutted.)

    Pellicano Trial: Mistrial Denied

  • So, even though Mr. Hummel doesn't get a mistrial for Mr. Arneson, he will get the opportunity during his closing statements to point out to the jury that Mr. Arneson's testimony that he never filed for bankruptcy remains unrebutted -- as in there was no cross on the issue because everyone is supposed to forget the cross-examination on the issue because it turned out to be incorrect.

    Pellicano Trial: Mistrial Denied

  • First, responding to more rather than fewer conspiracy theories has a kind of synergy benefit: it reduces the legitimating effect of responding to any one of them, because it dilutes the contrast with unrebutted theories.

    VDARE.com: Blog Articles » Print » Sunstein and Agent Provocateurs

  • Left unrebutted, naturally, is the basic point that I have made twice, now: the argument that private sellers bear some continuing moral if not legal responsibility for the criminal misuse of guns that are no longer under their control, and that stronger regulation of private secondary gun sales is justified to prevent “careless commerce” by private sellers, is fundamentally illogical on multiple levels.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Juveniles on Probation, and Their Parents’ Guns (and Other Weapons)

  • But Bush must figure that if he keeps making the case for himself -- particularly if it goes largely unrebutted by the traditional media, as it has thus far -- then perhaps he can blunt history's verdict.

    The Two Most Essential, Abhorrent, Intolerable Lies Of George W. Bush's Memoir

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