denial

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
denial and rejection of a doctrine or belief abnegation
self-denial abnegation , abstinence , ascetic , asceticism , selflessness
someone who practices self denial as a spiritual discipline abstainer , ascetic
self-denial of indulging abstemiousness , abstinence , temperance
religious orientation of doubt; a denial of ultimate knowledge of the existence of God agnosticism
rigorous self-denial and active self-restraint ascesis , asceticism
trait of great self-denial (especially refraining from worldly pleasures) asceticism , austerity , nonindulgence
intelligence operation so planned as to permit plausible denial by the sponsor covert operation
official denial dementi
denial of any connection with or knowledge of disavowal , disclaimer
act of turning your head left and right to signify denial or disbelief or bemusement headshake , headshaking
denial of religious truth heresy
fasting and self-denial mortification
(Christianity) the act of mortifying the lusts of the flesh by self-denial and privation (especially by bodily pain or discomfort inflicted on yourself) mortification
discipline by self-denial mortify
negative statement; a statement that is a refusal or denial of some other statement negation
reply of denial negative
disbelief or denial of customs' purpose nihilism
complete denial of all established authority and institutions nihilism
Russian denial nyet
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