deny


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Synonyms for deny

to refuse to admit the truth, reality, value, or worth of

to be unwilling to grant

to refuse to recognize or acknowledge

Synonyms for deny

refuse to accept or believe

refuse to grant, as of a petition or request

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refuse to let have

deny oneself (something)

deny formally (an allegation of fact by the opposing party) in a legal suit

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refuse to recognize or acknowledge

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NYSE: LFGR), has acquired Colorado, US-based home decor brand Deny Designs, the company said.
Except as otherwise expressly recognized herein, Defendants deny each and every allegation contained in the Amended Complaint.
Tweed and Davis, 26, both deny raping the teenager at Tweed's east London home in the early hours of September 4 last year.
The upshot of it all is that both secularism and Islam deny any possible link between religion and reason, but for different reasons: the former because it denies reason's capacity to know anything other than what is captured by our senses, the second because it denies that God is constrained by reason.
The "Wide Wing" must deny the ball to anyone on his side of the court, while the "Tight Wing" denies the pass or forces the ballhandler to an area in the deep corner on the tight side of the court.
He has indicated that he will deny conspiring to supply cocaine.
A top Roman Catholic official has suggested that most American bishops would not deny communion to politicians who advocate policies not supported by the church.
Jefferies, 53, is one of five executives who all deny manslaughter.
The senators involved say that the Supreme Court decision renders patients without adequate legal recourse if their HMOs deny them coverage which causes them injury.
The Service has indicated its intent to deny exclusions for gifts to holders of Crummey withdrawal powers when (1) the powerholders have no beneficial interest in the trust other than their withdrawal powers; (2) the powerholders hold only contingent remainder interests or discretionary income interests; or (3) the facts and circumstances indicate a prearranged understanding that the powerholder will not exercise his or her withdrawal power.
By denying there is a divine Being, men and women also deny His part in their existence; they deny any involvement from Him in the way they live their lives; they deny that He gives any hope of life after death; and they deny that He is involved in the world events that shape their lives.
Likewise, I would deny any club that has as its basis an illegal act, such as the Marijuana Club, Kids for Cocaine, the Drinking Club, etc.
On March 7, CPSC voted to deny a petition to require product registration cards for children's products.
The INS adds that it is against policy to deny blankets.
Two poll workers testified that they had been instructed to apply "qualification" procedures very strictly and, if there was any doubt, to deny the person the chance to vote.