Monday, April 25, 2011

impugn

impugn [ im-PYOON ]
 transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. to assail someone with arguments or words
2. to attack or oppose as being false
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The judge impugned the defence attorney's arguments.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 Hansen did not impugn the integrity of those Australians claiming they heard the offensive word used by Harbhajan.