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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. refuse: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. refuse, refuse: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. refuse, refuse: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. refuse: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. refuse: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. refuse, refuse: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Refuse, refuse: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. refuse: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Refuse: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. refuse: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. refuse: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. refuse: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Refuse, refuse: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. refuse (n.), refuse (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. refuse: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. refuse: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Refuse: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Refuse: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. refuse: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. refuse: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Refuse: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. refuse: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. refuse: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. refuse: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. refuse: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. refuse: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. refuse: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. refuse: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. refuse: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. refuse: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. refuse: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. refuse: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. refuse: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. refuse: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (refuse)

noun:  food that is discarded (as from a kitchen)
verb:  refuse to accept ("He refused my offer of hospitality")
verb:  show unwillingness towards
verb:  refuse to let have
verb:  elude, especially in a baffling way
verb:  resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ
verb:  refuse entrance or membership

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Phrases that include refuse:   refuse derived fuel, refuse disposal, refuse dumps, an offer he can't refuse, an offer you can't refuse, more...

Words similar to refuse:   deny, decline, defy, garbage, refused, refuser, refusing, reject, resist, scraps, dross, food waste, pass up, scum, trash, turn away, turn down, more...

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