|deny suomeksi||kieltää, kiistää|
: I wanted to go to the party, but I was denied.
*: Do! pray do! I shall be the most miserable of men if you dont. You cannot be so cruel as to deny me a favour so easily granted and yet so highly prized! pleaded he as ardently as if his life depended on it.
: I deny that I was at the party.
: Everyone knows he committed the crime, but he still denies it.
: My father denied me a good education.
*: To some men, it is more agreeable to deny a vicious inclination, than to gratify it.
*: the falsehood of denying his opinion
*: thou thrice denied, yet thrice beloved
*: if you deny to dance