English definition of “deny”
/dɪˈnaɪ/ verb [T]
NOT TRUE › to say that something is not true, especially something that you are accused of: She denies any involvement in the attack. [+ (that)] He never denied that he said those things. [+ doing sth] He denies murdering his father.
NOT ALLOW › to not allow someone to have or do something: [often passive] These children are being denied access to education.