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deny
British English: /dɪˈnʌɪ/
American English: /dəˈnaɪ/

Translation of deny in French:

transitive verb

  • 1
    (rumour, report)
    (charge, accusation)
    to deny that … she denies that this is true
    elle nie que cela soit vrai
    to deny the rumour/news that
    démentir la rumeur/nouvelle selon laquelle
    to deny doing ou having done
    nier avoir fait
    to deny all knowledge of something
    nier savoir quoi que ce soit de quelque chose
    there's no denying his popularity
    nul ne peut nier sa popularité
  • 2 (refuse)to deny somebody something
    refuser quelque chose à quelqu'un
    to deny somebody admittance to a building/club
    refuser l'accès d'un bâtiment/club à quelqu'un
    to deny oneself something
    se priver de quelque chose
    he was denied bail
    (Law)
    on a rejeté sa demande de mise en liberté sous caution
  • 3 (renounce)
    (God, religion)
  • 4 (Business)to deny a signature
    contester une signature

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