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refused, past participle; refuses, 3rd person singular present; refusing, present participle; refused, past tense;
  1. Indicate or show that one is not willing to do something
    • - I refused to answer
    • - he was severely beaten when he refused
  2. Indicate that one is not willing to accept or grant (something offered or requested)
    • - she refused a cigarette
    • - the old lady was refused admission to four hospitals
  3. (of a thing) Fail to perform a required action
    • - the car refused to start
  4. Decline to accept an offer of marriage from (someone)
    • - he's so conceited he'd never believe anyone would refuse him
  5. (of a horse) Stop short or run alongside (a fence or other obstacle) instead of jumping it

  1. Matter thrown away or rejected as worthless; trash
    • - heaps of refuse
    • - refuse collection

  1. garbage: food that is discarded (as from a kitchen)
  2. show unwillingness towards; "he declined to join the group on a hike"
  3. refuse to accept; "He refused my offer of hospitality"
  4. defy: elude, especially in a baffling way; "This behavior defies explanation"
  5. deny: refuse to let have; "She denies me every pleasure"; "he denies her her weekly allowance"
  6. resist: resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ; "His body rejected the liver of the donor"
  7. Waste (also known as rubbish, trash, refuse, garbage, or junk) is unwanted or unusable materials. Litter is waste which has been disposed of improperly, particularly waste which has been carelessly disposed of in plain sight, as opposed to waste which has been dumped to avoid paying for waste ...
  8. Refused was a Swedish hardcore punk band originating from Umeå, Sweden, formed in 1991. To date, the band released five EPs and three albums, before splitting up in 1998. Kerrang! placed The Shape of Punk To Come at #13 on their 50 Most Influential Albums Of All Time list.
  9. (Refused (album)) Refused, also known as Santa Dog '99, was released by the Residents towards the end of 1999 to celebrate the end of the millennium (using the popular, rather than mathematically correct, impression of the end of the millennium). ...
  10. (Refusés) The Salon des Refusés, French for “exhibition of rejects” , is generally an exhibition of works rejected by the jury of the official Paris Salon, but the term is most famously used to refer to the Salon des Refusés of 1863.
  11. Refusal is lack of agreement to perform a particular course of action
  12. (Refusal (horse)) In horse riding, a refusal is the failure of a horse to jump a fence to which he was presented. This includes any stop in forward motion. A run-out is when the horse quickly slides past or "ducks out" of a fence instead of jumping it, without stopping forward motion.
  13. Collectively, items or material that have been discarded; rubbish, garbage; To decline (a request or demand); To decline a request or demand, forbear; to withhold permission; Discarded, rejected
  14. (refusable) That can be refused
  15. (Refused) When a horse stops instead of jumping over a fence.
  16. (Refused) A trademark is refused by the Trade Marks Office when it's application fails to satisfy the requirements of a Trade mark application or the mark is not registerable or it is found to be confusing with another trade mark.
  17. (Refused) Order made by a court after hearing evidence and/or submissions where it is not satisfied that the order sought in the application should be made. 'Application refused' = 'Application for order refused'.
  18. (Refusal) Freight for which delivery was attempted; however, the consignee was not willing to accept the goods for a number of potential reasons.
  19. (Refusal (to take breath, blood and/or urine test)) refers to an individual declining to take a chemical test, and/or the failure to provide an adequate breath sample as required by the Mississippi Implied Consent Law when requested by a law enforcement officer.
  20. (Refusal) refers to respondents who will not participate in a research project. Refusals are tracked at various stages within a research project – see initial refusals and qualified refusals.
  21. (REFUSAL) A common term used at passport control for anyone who is refused entry into the country.
  22. (REFUSAL) The right of the first actor or model cast in an advertisement to refuse or accept the assignment.
  23. (Refusal) A conflict behaviour that is typically associated with the approach to jumping an obstacle during which the horse suddenly stops. A precursor to or a form of napping.
  24. (Refusal) A disobedience in which the horse resists going over the element. At obstacles or elements with height (exceeding 30 cm), a horse is considered to have refused if it stops in front of the obstacle to be jumped. At all other obstacles (i.e. ...
  25. (Refusal) A faulted performance in which the dog turns away, stops in front of significantly, or runs by the intended obstacle. Also applies to a situation where the dog performs the obstacle in a manner not specified in the rulebook (jumping the wing, for example.)