repugn

repugn

[ri-pyoon]
verb (used with object)
1.
to oppose or refute.
verb (used without object)
2.
Archaic. to resist.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English repugnen < Middle French repugner < Latin repugnāre to resist, equivalent to re- re- + pugnāre to fight

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repugn (rɪˈpjuːn)
 
vb
archaic to oppose or conflict (with)
 
[C14: from Old French repugner, from Latin repugnāre to fight against, from re- + pugnāre to fight]

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