prove to the contrary

See: disprove
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We cannot prove to the contrary, to be sure; but I wish you a better fate, Miss Price, than to be the wife of a man whose amiableness depends upon his own sermons; for though he may preach himself into a good-humour every Sunday, it will be bad enough to have him quarrelling about green geese from Monday morning till Saturday night.
You say you didn't know they were in the house when you set fire to it and the prosecution are unable to prove to the contrary.
And despite investigations - where all the king's horses and all the king's men tried to prove to the contrary - there is no evidence that the money in her accounts came from an unlawful source.
This is in contrast to the report of Patrick Cockburn (Independent newspaper, June 3) who said the New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) "saw zero evidence of Iran's involvement in Bahrain's affairs" despite hundred and one pieces of evidence to prove to the contrary.
So, until Crewe prove to the contrary, Sheffield United are suggested as 2-1 winners.