DENIAL


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AcronymDefinition
DENIALDon't Even Notice I Am Lying
DENIALDon't Even Know I Am Lying
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I do not trust him, in spite of his attempted denial.
Tom took his whipping and went back to his seat not at all broken-hearted, for he thought it was possible that he had unknowingly upset the ink on the spelling- book himself, in some skylarking bout -- he had denied it for form's sake and because it was custom, and had stuck to the denial from principle.
The reparation of a denial, is sometimes equal to the first grant; if a man show himself neither dejected nor discontented.
Prince Andrew repeated, but Pierre, giving him no time to reply, took the repetition for a denial, the more readily as he knew Prince Andrew's former atheistic convictions.
The denial of landing and hasty warning us away troubled us much.
In the exaltation of the reason or intellect, in the denial of the voluntariness of evil (Timaeus; Laws) Spinoza approaches nearer to Plato than in his conception of an infinite substance.
This accusation young Mr Cheeryble most indignantly repelled, upon which Mrs Nickleby slyly remarked, that she suspected, from the very warmth of the denial, there must be something in it.
He did not look at us, but, on hearing my earnest request, he paused in the middle of a sentence to listen for her reply, and went on, with a look of quiet satisfaction, the moment he found it was to be a denial.
But the advantage which this united force hath in persuasion or entreaty must have been visible to a curious observer; for he must have often seen, that when a father, a master, a wife, or any other person in authority, have stoutly adhered to a denial against all the reasons which a single man could produce, they have afterwards yielded to the repetition of the same sentiments by a second or third person, who hath undertaken the cause, without attempting to advance anything new in its behalf.
I shall consider his view again in connection with words; for the present I am only concerned to combat his denial of images.
I see denial in your looks,' he cried, abruptly pointing in his face, and stepping back, 'and denial is a lie
When she had uttered this denial, which he believed to be true, she asked him what he meant by disappearance?