An act or an instance of refusing; the state of being refused
the act of refusing
a message refusing to accept something that is offered
(refuse) garbage: food that is discarded (as from a kitchen)
(refuse) show unwillingness towards; "he declined to join the group on a hike"
refuse to accept; "He refused my offer of hospitality"
(refuse) defy: elude, especially in a baffling way; "This behavior defies explanation"
Refusal is lack of agreement to perform a particular course of action
In horse riding, a refusal is the failure of a horse to jump a fence to which he was presented. This includes any stop in forward motion. A run-out is when the horse quickly slides past or "ducks out" of a fence instead of jumping it, without stopping forward motion.
The Refusal (Die Abweisung) is a short story by Franz Kafka. Written in the autumn of 1920, it was not published in Kafka's lifetime.
(Refuse) Waste (also known as rubbish, trash, refuse, garbage, or junk) is unwanted or unusable materials. ...
Refused was a Swedish hardcore punk band originating from Umeå, Sweden, formed in 1991. To date, the band released five EPs and three albums, before splitting up in 1998. Kerrang! placed The Shape of Punk To Come at #13 on their 50 Most Influential Albums Of All Time list.
(Refused (album)) Refused, also known as Santa Dog '99, was released by the Residents towards the end of 1999 to celebrate the end of the millennium (using the popular, rather than mathematically correct, impression of the end of the millennium). ...
the acting of refusing; depth or point at which well or borehole drilling cannot continue
(refuse) Collectively, items or material that have been discarded; rubbish, garbage; To decline (a request or demand); To decline a request or demand, forbear; to withhold permission; Discarded, rejected
(7. REFUSALS) If package is refused at time of arrival then you are responsible for delivery and return shipping charges plus 20% restocking fee. Any damages from refused deliveries are non-refundable, and because it was refused, would not be noted. ...
(Refuse) When a horse will not break from the gate.
(Refuse) a term often used interchangeably with solid waste.
(REFUSE) All waste products resulting from human habitation, except sewage.
(REFUSE) Trash, rubbish, anything thrown away.
(REFUSE) to bend or curve back the outer or peripheral elements of a military force so that they generally face the FLANK, rather than the front; to "refuse the line" orients its extremities toward protection of the LINE's flanks; see ANCHOR, TIED-IN; compare IN THE AIR. ...
(Refuse) Horse stopping in front of a jump.
(Refuse) Inorganic waste materials such as metal, rubber, plastic, and glass.
(Refuse) Matter thrown away as worthless.
(Refuse) To reject an offer of the doubling cube. Also called Drop or Pass.
(Refuse) Useless or unwanted material that are thrown away; another word for solid waste.