refuse


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Synonyms for refuse

Synonyms for refuse

to be unwilling to accept, consider, or receive

to be unwilling to grant

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food that is discarded (as from a kitchen)

elude, especially in a baffling way

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refuse to let have

resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ

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refuse entrance or membership

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At that point they were short of people to empty your bins but all they did then was to put the street cleaners on the refuse trucks to make up the crews, then they took on agency staff which is exactly what they will do now and they will gain nothing.
Successful people refuse to whine when things don't go their way.
If a refuse truck can load/ unload the contents of a communal refuse bin in a single time unit compared to the larger time frame required to load/ unload the contents of individual refuse bins, then the refuse collection service can cover a larger area, service communities over several districts, and allow surplus resources to be reallocated or made redundant.
The Ministry also says that municipalities should ask the Finance Ministry for subsidies and zero-interest loans to cover the additional costs of transporting refuse.
Answers to some of these questions are the goal of a new demonstration program being conducted by CALSTART's Hybrid Truck Users Forum (HTUF) Refuse Truck Working Group.
From the high-class globetrotting Moyglare Stud family of Grenzen, Refuse To Bend is a half-brother to the Melbourne Cup hero Media Puzzle, and is out of a half-sister to the Breeders' Cup Classic runnerup Twilight Agenda and the dam of Belmont Stakes winner Go And Go.
A green house experiment was conducted at the University of Uyo Teaching and Research Farm to study the response of maize to different levels of two different decomposed refuse.
Paul Holmes, the secretary of the Huddersfield branch of the Unison union, said the district's refuse collectors did a good job.
What do we pay council tax for if it is not going to cover refuse collection?
Some judges have ruled in favor of the idea, and more than a dozen state legislatures are now considering bills that would allow medical professionals to refuse treatment to individuals based on religious and moral objections.
suggests that consumers refuse to pay the tax by deducting 3 percent from their monthly bills.
Some would protect any health-care workers who refuse to take part in virtually any therapy or procedure to which they object.
Thousands of blacks in Montgomery, Alabama, refuse to ride the buses.
If NCLB-induced costs actually surpassed the federal revenue flow, then states could simply refuse the money.
One bill, co-sponsored by John Kerry and Rick Santorum, called the Workplace Religious Freedom Act, would allow pharmacists to refuse to dispense a drug if another pharmacist on duty could step in and fill the offending prescription.