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  • verbdeny; say no
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Synonyms for refusing

verb deny; say no
  • decline
  • ignore
  • protest
  • rebuff
  • reject
  • turn down
  • withdraw
  • withhold
  • demur
  • desist
  • disaccord
  • disallow
  • disapprove
  • dissent
  • dodge
  • evade
  • nix
  • regret
  • repel
  • reprobate
  • repudiate
  • shun
  • spurn
  • beg off
  • brush off
  • dispense with
  • give thumbs down to
  • hold back
  • hold off
  • hold out
  • make excuses
  • not budge
  • not budget
  • not buy
  • not care to
  • pass up
  • refuse to receive
  • send off
  • send regrets
  • set aside
  • turn away
  • turn deaf ear to
  • turn from
  • turn one's back on

Antonyms for refusing

  • accept
  • allow
  • approve
  • agree
  • consent
  • endorse
  • face
  • meet
  • sanction
  • OK
  • grant
  • offer
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to refusing

denial

noun. dismissal, refusal of belief in

more negative

adjective. bad, contradictory

negative

adjective. bad, contradictory

noncompliant

adjective. unwilling to go along with something

traversal

noun. denial
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.