denied of vs denied : Common Errors in English

About denied of vs denied

If you are deprived of your rights you are denied them; but that’s no reason to confuse these two expressions with each other. You can’t be “denied of” anything.

denied Meaning(s)

  • (v) declare untrue; contradict
  • (v) refuse to accept or believe
  • (v) refuse to grant, as of a petition or request
  • (v) refuse to let have
  • (v) deny oneself (something); restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure
  • (v) deny formally (an allegation of fact by the opposing party) in a legal suit
  • (v) refuse to recognize or acknowledge

denied of in News

  • Pistons' Dumars denies Rondo, Jennings trade rumors

    Pistons president of basketball operations Joe Dumars denied offering Brandon Knight to the Boston Celtics for Rajon Rondo. He also said he hasn't even mentioned Milwaukee Bucks point guard Brandon Jennings with Bucks general manager John Hammond, a former assistant GM with the Pistons under Dumars.
    on July 24, 2013 Source: Detroit Free Press

denied in News

  1. Bail denied for mother, caregiver charged in murder of autistic teen

    Bail was denied today for a mother and a caregiver charged with the stabbing death of an autistic teen. Prosecutors said it was a cold, calculated, premeditated murder. Prosecutors said the victim’s mother and caregiver, who is also the boy’s …
    on June 12, 2013 Source: WGN TV Chicago

  2. Separate trials denied for couple accused of killing taxi driver

    A judge has denied a motion requesting separate trials for the man and woman accused of killing taxi driver Keith Goldberg.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: KTNV Las Vegas

  3. Bail denied for father accused of abandoning child

    A judge denied bail Tuesday for a Georgia father accused of abandoning his 4-year-old daughter in Anderson.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Anderson Independent-Mail

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