Logic to deny, contradict, or negate
Origin of sublate; from Classical Latin sublatus (suppletive past participle of tollere, to lift up, take away, annul) ; from sub-, up (see sub-) + latus, suppletive past participle of ferre, to bear
transitive verbsub·lat·ed, sub·lat·ing, sub·lates Logic
To negate, deny, or contradict.
Origin of sublateFrom Latin sublātus, past participle of tollere, to take away : sub-, sub- + lātus, taken; see tel&schwa;- in Indo-European roots.
(third-person singular simple present sublates, present participle sublating, simple past and past participle sublated)
- From Latin sublatum, past participle of suffero.