deny, say not


  • renege

    If you renege on a deal, agreement, or promise, you do not do what you promised or agreed to do.

  • abnegation

    Your abnegation of something is your giving up your rights or claim to it, even though it might not be in your best interest to do so.

  • negligent

    A negligent person does not complete what they say they will do—they are careless or inattentive to their work.

  • negative

    Something negative is not good in some way or can signal a *no* about something.

  • negotiate

    When you negotiate with another person, you are trying to reach an agreement of some kind, usually when doing business or trying to solve a problem.

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