Translation of "deny" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈnaɪ/ us /dɪˈnɑɪ/ present participle denying, past tense and past participle denied

to say that something is not true, or that you have not done something

She denies any involvement in the attack.

to not allow someone to have or do something

Her request for time off work was denied.

(Translation of “deny” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /diˈnai/ (past participle denied)

to declare not to be true

negar, desmentir
He denied the charge of theft.

to refuse (to give or grant someone something); to say ’no’ to

He was denied admission to the party.
denial noun

(an act of) declaring that something is not true

Do you accept her denial?

(an act of) refusing someone something

negativa, rechazo
a denial of his request.

(Translation of “deny” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)