This is when you say you did not do a crime you are suspected of having committed.
To say that something is not true.
Example: The athlete denied that he had taken drugs.
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- refuse to grant, as of a petition or request 2. [v] - deny oneself (something) 3. [v] - refuse to let have 4. [v] - refuse to recognize or acknowledge 5. [v] - refuse to accept or believe 6. [v] - declare untrueFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=deny
De·ny' transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Denied
; present participle & verbal noun Denying
.] [ Middle English denien
, Old French denier
, French dénier
, from Latin ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/37
De·ny' intransitive verb
To answer in ......... negative; to declare an assertion not to be true. « Then Sarah denied
, saying, I laughed not; for she was afraid.» Gen. xviii. 15. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/37
declare untrue; contradict; `He denied the allegations`; `She denied that she had taken money`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=deny
deny oneself (something); restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure; `She denied herself wine and spirits`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=deny
• (v. t.) To refuse to grant; to withhold; to refuse to gratify or yield to; as, to deny a request. • (v. i.) To answer in /// negative; to declare an assertion not to be true. • (v. t.) To declare not to be true; to gainsay; to contradict; -- opposed to affirm, allow, or admit. • (v. t.) To refuse (to do something or to accept ...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/deny/
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