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
The county denied the request by arguing that Whitlock must first provide the names and dates of each decedent whose death certificate he wished to view.County Officials Dig in to Keep COVID-19 Info Private|Sara Libby and Jared Whitlock|November 19, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Thereafter, he found himself repeatedly denying his comments amounted to support for defunding the police.Spanberger sparked a debate about 'defund the police’ attacks. Cameron Webb slogged through them.|Meagan Flynn|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
I know I’ll make more money on the male side, where the audience is bigger, but that means denying a core part of myself.You Think Being a Trans Chinese Sex Worker Is Easy?|Eugene Robinson|November 11, 2020|Ozy
The Veterans Administration frequently and perhaps unlawfully denies benefits to veterans with “other than honorable” discharges.Eight reasons COVID-19 has hit veterans particularly hard|By Jamie Rowen/The Conversation|November 11, 2020|Popular Science
Legal proceedings played out publicly after Heard filed for divorce from Depp in May 2016, with tabloids circulating photographs and videos detailing the allegations Depp has repeatedly denied.
TLC promptly pulled the plug on the hit series and Shannon embarked on a press tour denying the claims.Butts, Brawls, and Bill Cosby: The Biggest Celebrity Scandals of 2014 |Kevin Fallon|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With its growing ubiquity, there is no denying the influence of the sharing economy this holiday.
And there is no denying that Fisher plays a lot of Asteroids.
Negation: Were there any related denying stories competing for attention?TRAILS: The Tool That Tracks Truth and Lies On Twitter|Brandy Zadrozny|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now he says they agreed to work together on ISIS—and Russia is denying it.U.S. and Russia Can’t Agree on Whether They Agreed to Coordinate on ISIS|Josh Rogin|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But there's no denying that I behaved disgracefully to—you know—and Dr. Ashton has good reason to be incensed.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
What his object was in denying knowledge we knew he possessed did not transpire till later.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Let us suppose that any one denying the theory of Laplace or the theory of Copernicus would be reviled as an "Infidel."God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
It tried to follow him beyond the grave, disputing his right to make a will and denying him burial in consecrated ground.Gospel Philosophy|J. H. Ward
Well, there's no denying things ain't gone quite as well as I expected.