Posted on: November 25, 2013

WORD OF THE DAY: Debunk

WORD OF THE DAY: Debunk

debunk (transitive verb): to show that something is not true; to prove something is false

Examples:

1. The show MythBusters tries to debunk theories that have no scientific basis.

2. The witness debunked the defendant’s story and opened the jury’s eyes to the truth of the situation.