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requisite requisite
/ˈrɛ kwə zət /

D

  • denied denied  /dɪ ˈnaɪd/ ?  declare untrue; contradict

    denied meaning(s) 

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

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    denied usage(s)

    1. In 2006 while running for governor, she said she would support a ballot initiative that denied benefits to same-sex couples, but her first veto as governor shot down such a bill.
    2. As they listened to the June 12 proceedings, they heard that they had been denied an opportunity for speedy compensation for their illnesses and medical bills.
  • denier denier  /dɪ ˈnaɪ ə/ ?  a unit of measurement for the fineness of silk or nylon or rayon
  • denigrate denigrate  /ˈdɛ nə ˌɡreɪt/ ?  cause to seem less serious; play down
  • denigrating denigrating  /ˈdɛ nɪ ˌɡreɪ tɪŋ/ ?  (used of statements) harmful and often untrue; tending to…
  • denigration denigration  /ˌdɛ nɪ ˈɡrɛɪ ʃən/ ?  a belittling comment
  • denigrative denigrative  (used of statements) harmful and often untrue; tending to discredit or malign
  • denigratory denigratory  (used of statements) harmful and often untrue; tending to discredit or malign
  • denim denim  /ˈdɛ nəm/ ?  (usually plural) close-fitting trousers of heavy denim for manual work or casual…
  • denis diderot denis diderot  French philosopher who was a leading figure of the Enlightenment in France;…
  • denisonia denisonia  copperheads
  • denisonia superba denisonia superba  venomous but sluggish reddish-brown snake of Australia
  • denitrified denitrified  remove nitrogen from
  • denitrify denitrify  remove nitrogen from
  • denizen denizen  /ˈdɛ nə zən/ ?  a person who inhabits a particular place
  • denmark denmark  /ˈdɛn ˌmɑrk/ ?  a constitutional monarchy in northern Europe; consists of the mainland…
  • denmark vesey denmark vesey  United States freed slave and insurrectionist in South Carolina who was…
  • denned denned  the habitation of wild animals
  • denning denning  /ˈdɛ nɪŋ/ ?  the habitation of wild animals
  • dennis gabor dennis gabor  British physicist (born in Hungary) noted for his work on holography (1900-1979)
  • dennstaedtia dennstaedtia  chiefly terrestrial ferns; in some classification systems placed in family…
  • dennstaedtia punctilobula dennstaedtia punctilobula  fern of eastern North America with pale green fronds…
  • dennstaedtiaceae dennstaedtiaceae  one of a number of families into which Polypodiaceae has been subdivided…
  • denominate denominate  /dɪ ˈnɑ mə ˌneɪt/ ?  assign a name or title to
  • denomination denomination  /dɪ ˌnɔ mə ˈneɪ ʃən/ ?  a group of religious congregations having its own organization…
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