Origin of denial
Synonyms for denial
Antonyms for denial
Related Words for denialrejection, veto, disapproval, repudiation, rebuttal, retraction, repulse, dissent, negation, negative, rebuff, nay, prohibition, renunciation, nix, turndown, contradiction, protestation, refutation, declination
Examples from the Web for denial
Contemporary Examples of denial
This is a case where delay is denial—with potentially deadly results.My Insurance Company Killed Me, Despite Obamacare
November 24, 2014
About 300,000 Palestinians live in East Jerusalem, and their relationship to the state is an almost perfect dance of denial.After the Israel Synagogue Massacre: A New Intifada?
November 19, 2014
“Mr. Mitchell thus controls both your management company and your lessor,” the IRS wrote in a denial letter.At This Creepy Libertarian Charter School, Kids Must Swear ‘to Be Obedient to Those in Authority’
October 15, 2014
Ignorance on their part and denial on ours does nobody any favors.Sexting Is the New ‘First Base’
October 9, 2014
A recent column by Nia-Malika Henderson is emblematic of this denial.No, 'Acting White' Has Not Been Debunked
September 4, 2014
Historical Examples of denial
He bent closer to his companion, and spoke with a fierce intensity that brooked no denial.
Burke shook his head emphatically in denial of the allegation.
Napoleon looked at his uncle the canon with indignation and denial on his face.The Boy Life of Napoleon
I can't say whether she considered him an answer to her prayer, or a denial of it.It Happened in Egypt
C. N. Williamson
An excuse, instead of a denial, was the gentlest answer I received.Joseph Andrews, Vol. 2