verb, used with object

to challenge as false (another’s statements, motives, etc.); cast doubt upon.

Why is it that a woman always thinks that the most savage thing she can say to a man is to impugn his cocksmanship?

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Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Impugn.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/impugn. Accessed 25 May 2024.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “impugn”, accessed May 25, 2024, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/impugn.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Impugn. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved May 25, 2024, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/impugn

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