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refuse /rɪˈfjuːz/ verb
refuse /ˈrefjuːs/ noun [uncountable]

پس مانده ، عدم پذیرش ، امتناع ، سرباز زدن ، رد کردن ، نپذیرفتن ، قبول نکردن ، مضایقه تفاله کردن ، فضولات ، اشغال ، ادم بیکاره ، علوم مهندسی: فضولات ، بازرگانی: نپذیرفتن
Synonyms: reject, decline, deny, say no, spurn, turn down, withhold
Synonyms: rubbish, garbage, junk (informal), litter, trash, waste
Related Words: dump, dustheap, rejectamenta, scraps, lumber, offscouring(s)
English Thesaurus: refuse, say no, turn somebody/something down, reject, decline, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. refuse1 S2 W1 /rɪˈfjuːz/ verb
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: refuser, from Latin refundere 'to pour back']

1. [intransitive] to say firmly that you will not do something that someone has asked you to do:
She asked him to leave, but he refused.
refuse to do something
I absolutely refuse to take part in anything illegal.
flatly refuse/refuse point-blank (to do something) (=refuse immediately and directly without giving a reason)
Mom flatly refused to go back into the hospital.
When he offered all that money, I could hardly refuse (=could not refuse), could I?

2. [intransitive and transitive] to say no to something that you have been offered Synonym : turn down:
She refused a second piece of cake.
The offer seemed too good to refuse.

3. [transitive] to not give or allow someone something that they want, especially when they have asked for it officially
refuse somebody something
She was refused a work permit.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. refuse2 /ˈrefjuːs/ noun [uncountable] formal
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: refus, from refuser; refuse1]
waste material that has been thrown away Synonym : rubbish British English, trash, garbage American English:
a refuse dump
household/domestic refuse
refuse collection

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADJ. domestic, household | uncollected
QUANT. heap, mound, pile
VERB + REFUSE dump People dump their refuse in the surrounding woods instead of taking it to the tip.
collect What day do they collect the refuse?
REFUSE + NOUN collection, disposal | bin | dump

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

ADV. adamantly, obstinately, resolutely, steadfastly, stoutly, stubbornly | categorically, flatly, point-blank, simply Gerard refused point-blank to co-operate.
pointedly The demand for an apology was pointedly refused.
politely | consistently
VERB + REFUSE can't/couldn't, can/could hardly They made me an offer I couldn't refuse.
be entitled to, have the right to Workers should be entitled to refuse to work under these conditions.
be/seem churlish to She offered them cups of tea and it seemed churlish to refuse.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


stubbornly refuse
He stubbornly refused to pay the fine.
adamantly refuse formal (=in a determined way)
They are still adamantly refusing to release the data to the general public.
steadfastly refuse (=refuse, and continue to refuse)
She steadfastly refused to marry him.
consistently refuse
Politicians have consistently refused to listen to us.
flatly refuse (=in a firm and definite way)
He flatly refused to tell me anything.
simply refuse (=used for emphasis)
Some children simply refuse to do what they’re told.
refuse point-blank (=directly and without explanation)
I refused point-blank to let him in.
somebody can hardly refuse (=it would be unreasonable or very difficult to refuse)
Going out was the last thing I wanted to do, but I could hardly refuse.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

BAD: He refused their lifestyle and decided to seek a simpler alternative.
GOOD: He rejected their lifestyle and decided to seek a simpler alternative.
BAD: I refuse the idea that men and women are psychologically different.
GOOD: I reject the idea that men and women are psychologically different.

Usage Note:
refuse = say no (when someone wants you to do or accept something): 'Some of the staff refuse to attend lunchtime meetings.' 'We can't possibly refuse the invitation.' 'Simon had to refuse the job offer because it would have meant moving house again.'
reject = say that you do not support (an idea, belief, suggestion, plan, proposal, etc): 'Vegetarians reject the theory that you must eat meat to get all the nutrients you need.' 'The belief that a woman's place is in the home has been widely rejected.'

BAD: He felt refused by the man he admired most.
GOOD: He felt rejected by the man he admired most.

Usage Note:
If someone makes you feel that you are no longer loved, needed etc, they reject you (and you feel rejected ): 'It's terrible to feel rejected by someone you care for.'

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Common Errors

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