Definition of DENYS

verb : DENYS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) declare untrue; contradict; "He denied the allegations"; "She denied that she had taken money" ;

  • 2. (

    ) refuse to accept or believe; "He denied his fatal illness" ;

  • 3. (

    ) refuse to grant, as of a petition or request; "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" ;

  • 4. (

    ) refuse to let have; "She denies me every pleasure"; "he denies her her weekly allowance" ;

  • 5. (

    ) deny oneself (something); restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure; "She denied herself wine and spirits" ;

  • 6. (

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

  • 7. (

    ) refuse to recognize or acknowledge; "Peter denied Jesus" ;


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