|English Dictionary: refusal||by the DICT Development Group|
|2 results for refusal|
|From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:|
|From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:|
Refusal \Re*fus"al\ (-al), n.|
1. The act of refusing; denial of anything demanded,
solicited, or offered for acceptance.
Do they not seek occasion of new quarrels, On my
refusal, to distress me more? --Milton.
2. The right of taking in preference to others; the choice of
taking or refusing; option; as, to give one the refusal of
a farm; to have the refusal of an employment.