abjuration, abnegation, ban, debarment, declination, declinature, defiance, denial, disallowance, disapprobation, disapproval, disavowal, disclaimer, discountenance, enjoinment, exclusion, incompliance, interdiction, negation, negative answer, nonacceptance, noncompliance, nonconsent, prohibition, proscription, rebuff, recusatio, regrets, rejection, renouncement, renunciation, repudiation, repulse, resistance, unwillingness, veto
associated concepts: refusal to answer, refusal to bargain, refusal to proceed, refusal to testify, right of first refusal
- Reprobata pecunia liberat solventem. — Money refused releases the debtorII index bar (obstruction), declination, disapproval, disclaimer, exclusion, negation, noncompliance (nonobservance), ostracism, prohibition, rebuff, rejection, renunciation, repudiation, resistance
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n. Rejection of goods or denial of services to which a person is entitled; not completing a contract by either non-acceptance or nonpayment for goods or services; a chance to accept or reject something before any one else is offered that chance; the privilege of being afforded such a chance, also known as the right of first refusal.
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.