Results for refuse

Definitions of refuse:

part of speech: noun

Worthless matter; trash; rubbish.

part of speech: verb transitive

To reject: to deny, as a request, etc.

part of speech: adjective

Refused: worthless.

part of speech: adjective

Rejected; worthless.

part of speech: noun

That which is refused or rejected as useless; waste matter.

part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

To decline to take; be unwilling to receive; as, to refuse a gift; to decline to do or grant; deny; as, to refuse a demand or request; decline to have put upon one; as, to refuse a responsibility.

part of speech: verb

To deny, as a request, an invitation, or a demand; to decline to do or accept; to reject.

part of speech: noun

That which is rejected or left as worthless: dross.

part of speech: adjective

Rejected; worthless; of no value.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To decline acceptance: not to comply.

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