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What is a positive word for to not accept?

decline, deny, disown, rebut, refuse, reject, repudiate, spurn.

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People also ask, what is the word for not accepting?

decline, refuse, reject, repudiate, spurn mean to turn away by not accepting, receiving, or considering.

Additionally, how do you say refuse? To refuse is to decline, deny, reject, or resist. If a stranger offers you candy, you should politely refuse. As a noun, refuse (pronounced REF-yooss) is food waste, scraps, or garbage. As a verb, refuse (pronounced ree-FYOOZ) means to reject.

Besides, what is the synonym of accepted?

Synonyms for accepted. abided. (also abode), absorbed, bode.

What is the synonym of decline?

SYNONYMS. deteriorate, degenerate, decay, crumble, collapse, fail, fall, sink, slump, slip, slide, go downhill, worsen, get worse, go to rack and ruin, stagnate, atrophy, wither, weaken, fade, fade away, wane, ebb. be abandoned, be neglected, be disregarded, be forgotten.

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