HyperDic: deny

English > 7 senses of the word deny:
VERBcommunicationdenydeclare untrue
communicationdenyrefuse / refuse to accept or believe
possessiondenyrefuse to grant, as of a petition or request
possessiondeny, refuserefuse to let have
possessiondeny, abnegatedeny oneself (something)
communicationdeny, traversedeny formally (an allegation of fact by the opposing party) in a legal suit
communicationdenyrefuse / refuse to recognize or acknowledge
deny > pronunciation
Soundsdihnay'
RhymesBrunei ... Sinai: 8 rhymes with nay...
English > deny: 7 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningdeclare untrue; contradict.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
ModelThey deny that there was a traffic accident
Narrowerdisavowrefuse to acknowledge
disclaimmake a disclaimer about
repudiateReject as untrue, unfounded, or unjust / unjust / unjust
Broadercontradict, negate, contravenedeny the truth of
Oppositeadmit, acknowledgedeclare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of
Spanishdenegar, desmentir, negar
Catalandenegar, desmentir, negar, refusar
Nounsdenialthe act of asserting that something alleged is not true
denierone who denies
English > deny: 7 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningrefuse / refuse to accept or believe.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
ModelThey deny that there was a traffic accident
Narrowerabnegatedeny or renounce
Broaderdisown, renounce, repudiateCast off
Spanishnegar
Catalannegar
Nounsdenierone who denies
English > deny: 7 senses > verb 3, possession
Meaningrefuse to grant, as of a petition or request.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody something
Broaderwithhold, keep backhold back
Spanishdenegar, negar, rechazar
Catalandenegar, desmentir, negar
Nounsdenialthe act of refusing / refusing to comply (as with a request)
denierone who denies
English > deny: 7 senses > verb 4, possession
MeaningRefuse to let have.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody something
ModelThey deny them the money
Synonymrefuse
Narrowerwithhold, keep backhold back
Broaderkeep, hold onRetain possession of
Oppositeallow, grantLet have
Similar todeny, abnegatedeny oneself (something)
Spanishnegar
Catalannegar
Nounsdenierone who denies
English > deny: 7 senses > verb 5, possession
Meaningdeny oneself (something) ; restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody something
Synonymabnegate
Broadercontrol, hold in, hold, contain, check, curb, moderatelessen the intensity of
Similar todeny, refuseRefuse to let have
Nounsdenialrenunciation of your own interests in favor of the interests of others
denierone who denies
English > deny: 7 senses > verb 6, communication
Meaningdeny formally (an allegation of fact by the opposing party) in a legal suit.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymtraverse
Categorylaw, practice of lawThe learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system
Spanishdenegar
Catalandenegar
Nounsdeniala defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him
denierone who denies
English > deny: 7 senses > verb 7, communication
Meaningrefuse / refuse to recognize or acknowledge.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Broaderdisavowrefuse to acknowledge
Spanishdenegar, negar
Catalandenegar, negar
Nounsdenierone who denies

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