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  • Refusal is lack of agreement to perform a particular course of action.
  • Refusal can also mean:
  • A refusal can be indicated by the word no
  • Refusal (horse), a concept in equestrian activities occurs when a horse will not jump or cross over an obstacle.
  • Refusal of work
  • Refusal to deal
  • Refusal of medical assistance
  • Refusal skills
  • Driven to refusal, an engineering/surveying term used in pile-driving.
  • Disulfiram, by the trade name Refusal

    Definition of refusal in English Dictionary

  • NounPLrefusalsPREré-
    1. The act of refusing.
      1. (civil engineering) Depth or point at which well or borehole drilling cannot continue.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • At the time I thought his adamant refusal to give in right.  I hope you won’t think me stupid if I ask you what that means. ‎
          • But in an age of starchitecture, Erickson's refusal to adopt a signature look kept him from achieving the kind of recognition he deserved.
          • H. Richard's refusal to ontologize evil is theologically correct.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • In this totally unexhaustive list, we bring you some of the most controversial manglings and refusals.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
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        Meaning of refusal for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "refusal" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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