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refusal

noun [C or U]
 
 
/rɪˈfjuːzəl/
the act of saying that you will not do or accept something: Her request for more money met with a refusal.refusal to do sth They were frustrated by his refusal to discuss the problem.refusal of sth Refusal of a suitable alternative job may lead to an employee losing the right to redundancy pay.
→  See also right of first refusal
Translations of “refusal”
in Korean 거절…
in Arabic رَفْض…
in Portuguese recusa…
in Catalan negativa…
in Japanese 拒否, 拒絶, 却下…
in Italian rifiuto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拒絕, 回絕…
in Russian отказ…
in Turkish ret, reddetmek, kabul etmeme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拒绝, 回绝…
in Polish odmowa…
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