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    deny - Dictionary definition and meaning for word deny

    Definition
    (verb) declare untrue; contradict
    Example Sentence
    • He denied the allegations
    • She denied that she had taken money
    Definition
    (verb) refuse to accept or believe
    Example Sentence
    • He denied his fatal illness
    Definition
    (verb) refuse to grant, as of a petition or request
    Example Sentence
    • The dean denied the students' request for more physics courses
    • the prisoners were denied the right to exercise for more than 2 hours a day
    Definition
    (verb) refuse to let have
    Synonyms : refuse
    Example Sentence
    • She denies me every pleasure
    • he denies her her weekly allowance
    Definition
    (verb) deny oneself (something); restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure
    Synonyms : abnegate
    Example Sentence
    • She denied herself wine and spirits
    Definition
    (verb) deny formally (an allegation of fact by the opposing party) in a legal suit
    Synonyms : traverse
    Definition
    (verb) refuse to recognize or acknowledge
    Example Sentence
    • Peter denied Jesus
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for deny

Nayi...naay..no..no..I deny..

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