Contradict (synset 200818217)"He denied the allegations"; "She denied that she had taken money"
Refuse to accept or believe (synset 200818664)
"He denied his fatal illness"hyponym: abnegate - deny or renounce
Refuse to grant, as of a petition or request (synset 202218972)
"The dean denied the students' request for more physics courses"; "the prisoners were denied the right to exercise for more than 2 hours a day"
Refuse to let have (synset 202217607)
"She denies me every pleasure"; "he denies her her weekly allowance"synonym: refuse
Deny oneself (something);
Restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure (synset 202217856)"She denied herself wine and spirits"hypernym: check, contain, control, curb, hold, hold in, moderate - lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limitssynonym: abnegate
Deny formally (an allegation of fact by the opposing party) in a legal suit (synset 201070402)
domain category: law, practice of law - the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial systemsynonym: traverse
Refuse to recognize or acknowledge (synset 200818828)
"Peter denied Jesus"hypernym: disavow - refuse to acknowledge; disclaim knowledge of; responsibility for, or association with
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