The following months could be called 'the nights of denial'.
“There are people with pedophilia that are often in denial, the way some alcoholics deny having a drinking problem,” he said.
The accusation that Makaburi encouraged young men to kill Americans touched a nerve—and did not elicit a denial.
No matter how callously defined, neither America's interests -- nor the world's -- are served by the denial of human aspirations.
But he was still averting his eyes from death, and his biographer says he approached the end in denial.
The denial of a proposition implies the admission of its Contradictory.
Burke shook his head emphatically in denial of the allegation.
As best I can recall now, the denial being credited to Ryder.
"No," said the poor novice; but the denial came faint and irresolute from her lips.
"No, no," I muttered, and the denial struck me like a spiritual blow the moment it was uttered.
denial de·ni·al (dĭ-nī'əl)
An unconscious defense mechanism characterized by refusal to acknowledge painful realities, thoughts, or feelings.