Example sentences for: deny

How can you use “deny” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • According to the LAT , the 115-page ruling outlaws "assigning children to schools or allocating educational opportunities and benefits through race-based lotteries, preferences, set-asides or other means that deny students an equal footing based on race."

  • Having been through those huge postwar sci-fi voting machines, and then those infernal punch-card contraptions seemingly designed to deny the franchise to the bottom nine-tenths of the bell curve, we especially enjoyed the new technological breakthrough adopted by the election board (or whoever) here in suburban Seattle.

  • The WP reports that Monica's lawyers and Ken Starr are moving closer to some sort of deal under which she would testify about whether she had a sexual relationship with the president as well as--and this would be a big chip for Starr--whether Clinton urged her to deny this Date of the Union.

  • The discount airlines deny vehemently that they are less safe than the majors, and the statistics show no clear connection between price and safety.

  • Liberal lawmaker Sami Al-Munayes accused many of his colleagues of hiding behind the constitutional excuse, while in their hearts they wanted "to deny half of the society the right to live."

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