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denial

US [dɪˈnaɪəl]
UK [dɪ'naɪəl]
  • n.否认;否定;剥夺(应有的权利);拒不承认(令人不快、痛苦的事)
  • Web拒绝;否认作用;拒绝相信
Plural Form:denials  
denial
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n.
1.
[c]
~ (of sth/that…)
否认;否定a statement that says sth is not true or does not exist
the prisoner's repeated denials of the charges against him
囚犯再三否认对他的指控
The terrorists issued a denial of responsibility for the attack.
恐怖分子发表声明,否认对这次袭击负责。
an official denial that there would be an election before the end of the year
对年底前将进行选举的正式否认
2.
[c][u]
(a) ~ of sth
拒绝给予,剥夺(应有的权利)a refusal to allow sb to have sth they have a right to expect
the denial of basic human rights
剥夺基本人权
3.
[u]
拒绝接受,拒不承认(令人不快、痛苦的事)a refusal to accept that sth unpleasant or painful is true
The patient is still in denial .
病人仍然拒不接受事实。

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