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Definition of Refused

Refused
Refuse Re*fuse" (r?*f?z"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Refused (-f?zd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Refusing.] [F. refuser, either from (assumed) LL. refusare to refuse, v. freq. of L. refundere to pour back, give back, restore (see Refund to repay), or. fr. L. recusare to decline, refuse cf. Accuse, Ruse), influenced by L. refutare to drive back, repel, refute. Cf. Refute.] 1. To deny, as a request, demand, invitation, or command; to decline to do or grant. That never yet refused your hest. --Chaucer. 2. (Mil.) To throw back, or cause to keep back (as the center, a wing, or a flank), out of the regular aligment when troops ar? about to engage the enemy; as, to refuse the right wing while the left wing attacks. 3. To decline to accept; to reject; to deny the request or petition of; as, to refuse a suitor. The cunning workman never doth refuse The meanest tool that he may chance to use. --Herbert. 4. To disown. [Obs.] ``Refuse thy name.' --Shak.

Meaning of Refused from wikipedia

- Refused (also known as The Refused) is a Swedish punk rock band originating from Umeå and formed in 1991. Refused is composed of vocalist Dennis Lyxzén...
- "British Do****ents Reveal: Begin Refused Entry to U.K. in 1950s". Retrieved 15 September 2017 – via Haaretz. "Nitschke refused entry to UK". Ultimo, NSW: ABC...
- Freud long since pointed out, 'when a woman sues for love, to reject and refuse is a distressing part for a man to play'. Unrequited love has been a frequent...
- band Refused had a brief but prolific seven-year run before originally disbanding. They are now back together and producing new music. Refused (1992...
- A refused ballot, or similar alternative, is a choice available to voters in many elections. This is an alternative for many people to casting a disparaging...
- in place, it is expected fewer video games will be Refused Cl****ification. Games may still be Refused Cl****ification if deemed to contain material unsuitable...
- regarding worship. Mary repeatedly refused Edward's demands that she abandon Catholicism, and Edward persistently refused to drop his demands. On 6 July 1553...
- e. John Wood) "to manumit Mary Prince, which he refused. Money was offered, but the plaintiff refused on any terms; and said he would not move a finger...
- to fill the vacancy created by the death of Antonin Scalia. The Senate refused to hold a hearing or vote on this nomination made during the last year...
- William's company. William begged De Witt to allow Zuylenstein to stay, but he refused. De Witt, the leading politician of the Republic, took William's education...
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