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Denial

De`ni´al
n.1.The act of gainsaying, refusing, or disowning; negation; - the contrary of affirmation.
2.A refusal to admit the truth of a statement, charge, imputation, etc.; assertion of the untruth of a thing stated or maintained; a contradiction.
3.A refusal to grant; rejection of a request.
4.A refusal to acknowledge; disclaimer of connection with; disavowal; - the contrary of confession; as, the denial of a fault charged on one; a denial of God.
Denial of one's self
a declining of some gratification; restraint of one's appetites or propensities; self-denial.
Noun1.denial - the act of refusing to comply (as with a request); "it resulted in a complete denial of his privileges"
2.denial - the act of asserting that something alleged is not true
3.denial - (psychiatry) a defense mechanism that denies painful thoughts
4.denial - renunciation of your own interests in favor of the interests of others
5.denial - a defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him; "he gave evidence for the defense"

DENIAL, pleading. To traverse the statement of the opposite party a defence. See Defence; Traverse.

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