Adjective "Denials" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Denials


    Definition:

    1. an assertion that something said, believed, alleged, etc., is false: Despite his denials, we knew he had taken the purse. The politician issued a denial of his opponent's charges.

    2. refusal to believe a doctrine, theory, or the like.

    3. disbelief in the existence or reality of a thing.

    4. the refusal to satisfy a claim, request, desire, etc., or the refusal of a person making it.

    5. refusal to recognize or acknowledge; a disowning or disavowal: the traitor's denial of his countr

    Origin:
    denial

    Examples:

    "beliefs can be denials."

    "interventions can be denials."

    "backhandedlies can be denials."

    "analysts can be denials."