verb (used with object), de·nied, de·ny·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM denyde·ny·ing·ly, adverbpre·de·ny, verb (used with object), pre·de·nied, pre·de·ny·ing.re·de·ny, verb (used with object), re·de·nied, re·de·ny·ing.un·de·nied, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for deny
Walker at the time denied being pregnant by explaining that she was just “bloated.”
Graham has denied that he pressured Raffensperger to toss legal ballots.Live updates: Georgia secretary of state issues correction, saying certification of its general election results is still under way|John Wagner, Colby Itkowitz, Michelle Lee|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
The desired parting quickly turned acrimonious, according to a person familiar with the situation, and Snyder threw the minority owners off the team’s board and denied them access to its financial statements.Washington Football Team minority owners have a deal to sell, but Daniel Snyder is blocking it|Will Hobson, Mark Maske, Liz Clarke|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Whatever you think of Elon Musk, there’s no denying Tesla had a torrid 2020.
In August 2019, just days before her illness led to a formal medical leave, she denied Cruz’s bid for freedom.New York Court Officials Complete Rare Review of Cases Handled by Judge Forced Into Retirement by Dementia|by Joe Sexton|November 20, 2020|ProPublica
When I put their allegations to Epstein, he denied them and went into overdrive.I Tried to Warn You About Sleazy Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in 2003|Vicky Ward|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Denied parole nine straight times, he insists he is innocent of the crime for which he was convicted.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Undeterred by the snub in November, and denied a visa to Italy, Agca made plans for clandestine travel to Vatican City.
But LGBT people can still be fired or denied housing in 29 states.State of LGBT Rights: Married on Sunday, but Fired on Monday|Gene Robinson|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While difficult to estimate exact numbers, thousands of Americans die every year because of delayed or denied claims.
He denied that he was party to the attempt, and paid the necessary fee to the Hanaper for his pardon.William de Colchester|Ernest Harold Pearce
It will not be denied that the presence of locusts in force constitutes a terrible plague.
We were fools, he said, to be denied food and smoke by the foreigner.White Shadows in the South Seas|Frederick O'Brien
I thought of Aristotle, who denied the existence of a mule because it was neither a horse nor an ass.A Preface to Politics|Walter Lippmann
The water is rank, putrid, evil-smelling; but the fierce, mad craving for drink is not to be denied.Norman Ten Hundred|A. Stanley Blicq