English to German Meaning :: refuse

verweigern, ablehnen, sich weigern, versagen, zurückweisen, abschlagen, verwehren, verzichten, abweisen, absagen, bockenAbfall, Müll, Unrat
Refuse :
sich weigern
- sich weigernverweigertverweigertVersagung
 

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Noun(1) food that is discarded (as from a kitchen
Verb(1) show unwillingness towards(2) refuse to accept(3) elude, especially in a baffling way(4) refuse to let have(5) resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ(6) refuse entrance or membership

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(1) We want to avoid this wherever possible but despite the fact we pay for flights and offer generous resettlement grants, many of these failed claimants still refuse to leave.(2) Staff from the arts centre had to collect three refuse bags full of rubbish that was left strewn about outside.(3) He said at present three companies collect refuse in the area.(4) The clearest indication of the council's failure to understand what is happening can be found in their claims regarding reduction in the amount of domestic refuse going to landfill.(5) heaps of refuse(6) refuse collection(7) But it might also whet the public's appetite and be less of a burden on the taxpayer should motorists stubbornly refuse to leave their cars at home.(8) The bill does not include the cost of domestic and business refuse collections.(9) We were told only garden and household refuse could be left free of charge.(10) The council is already looking at a range of measures to tackle the growing problem of litter, trade waste, domestic refuse and fly-tipping.(11) The skip containers will be used mainly for garden refuse and rubbish which does not generally fit in the normal green drums.(12) They also say that if materials for recycling are placed in the proper boxes, there should not be enough domestic refuse left to warrant a weekly collection.(13) The dumping will be supervised, to ensure that only garden refuse is deposited.(14) The increased refuse disposal charges are leading to a growth in indiscriminate and illegal dumping, writes Denis J. Croke.(15) Under the present scheme, there is a weekly collection of refuse in black sacks, one bag of garden waste collected a week and fortnightly collections of recycling items, in bags.(16) Aides to the reclusive cleric, however, have indicated that he will refuse to back a specific party in the December vote.
Related Words
(1) to refuse ::
ablehnen
(2) refuse collector ::
Müllmann
(3) refuse collection ::
Müllabfuhr
(4) refuse disposal ::
Müllbeseitigung
(5) refuse bin ::
Mülleimer
(6) refuse to accept ::
weigern zu akzeptieren
(7) refuse dump ::
Abfallhaufen
Synonyms
Noun
1. garbage ::
Müll
Verb
2. decline ::
Ablehnen
3. withhold ::
zurückhalten
4. turn away ::
abwenden
5. resist ::
widerstehen
6. deny ::
verweigern
Antonyms
1. allow ::
ermöglichen
2. concede ::
zugeben
3. grant ::
gewähren
4. let ::
Lassen
5. permit ::
erlauben
Different Forms
refuse, refused, refuses, refusing
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I\'ll refuse.

I'll REFUSE.

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 4


Tell me exact specific laws
or l refuse. Right now.

Tell me exact specific laws or l REFUSE. Right now.

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 3


are you saying we make him an offer
he can\'t refuse?

are you saying we make him an offer he can't REFUSE?

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 3


And if I refuse?

And if I REFUSE?

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 5


And I refuse to carry
my laptop at the end of a stick.

And I REFUSE to carry my laptop at the end of a stick.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 24


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