- The definition of a rebuttal is an opposing argument or debate.
An example of a rebuttal is a defense attorney responding to allegations made by a district attorney against their client.
rebuttal definition by Webster's New World
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a rebutting, esp. in law
rebuttal definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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- The act of rebutting.
- A statement made in rebutting.
rebuttal - Cultural Definition
A reply intended to show fault in an opponent's argument.