Refuse in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Refuse

Discarded, rejected. | To melt again. | (obsolete) refusal

Short Example Sentence for Refuse

  • 1. Could she refuse him all encouragement? 🔊
  • 2. What if they should refuse to obey me? 🔊
  • 3. I refuse to be arrested. 🔊
  • 4. A needful and a just demand refuse not. 🔊
  • 5. They refuse to give his name. 🔊
  • 6. But now my brain and my pen alike refuse the task. 🔊
  • 7. You are not going to refuse our celebrated game-pie? 🔊
  • 8. The switch might prove rusty and refuse to work. 🔊
  • 9. Sir Thomas did not refuse his consent. 🔊
  • 10. What could I ever refuse her? 🔊
  • 11. How could the King refuse so harmless a request? 🔊
  • 12. He had it not in his heart to refuse the outstretched hand of want. 🔊
  • 13. Now is he sure that you'll refuse to wed. 🔊
  • 14. Did he refuse at first to undertake the charge of the child? 🔊
  • 15. The cook was so struck with her beauty that he could not refuse the request. 🔊
  • 16. The long rows of stalls were packed with the drift and refuse of a great City. 🔊
  • 17. On such bad terms, as let me understand He would refuse his daughter. 🔊
  • 18. The young man cannot refuse to make good his uncle's intentions. 🔊

How to use Refuse in Sentence?

  • 1. It apprises us of its sovereignty and godhead, which refuse to be severed from it. 🔊
  • 2. Though by royal decree the traders were bidden accept the money, yet did they refuse it. 🔊
  • 3. In conclusion, I entreat you again not to refuse my request about the testimonial. 🔊
  • 4. But before thou goest to him I want thee to refuse the gift with which he will present thee. 🔊
  • 5. No Kerry man could refuse such a challenge, and the race excited more interest than the election. 🔊
  • 6. I thought, in the first place, you might refuse me, if you knew, for it might do you harm. 🔊
  • 7. You have done great things for me; it is not fitting that you should refuse to receive something at my hands. 🔊
  • 8. Rabbits bolt best on a windy day and before noon; after that they are sluggish and often refuse to come out at all. 🔊
  • 9. You cannot expect your father to banish beer and wine from his table, and to refuse to set them before his guests. 🔊
  • 10. Her interest in his work captivated him, and he couldn't refuse to lend her the manuscript. 🔊
  • 11. And now silence is essential to success, as rabbits refuse to bolt if there is the slightest noise outside. 🔊
  • 12. To refuse credit to that merry monarch was to invite confiscation; to grant him credit was certain bankruptcy. 🔊
  • 13. He could neither imagine what had made the merchant think of proposing to me, nor what had made me so ready to refuse him. 🔊
  • 14. He could not refuse her the peace from pain that these attentions brought her, though he would have held himself aloof from all women but one. 🔊
  • 15. The little curate desisted from the appendices and refuse heaps and general debris of his story, and made himself look very alert and intelligent. 🔊
  • 16. You love me, you say, better than your own soul, and yet you refuse to tell me what it is that would keep me from you. 🔊
  • 17. As it is a point of honour never to refuse a friend in this respect, you can easily imagine the amount of 'paper' which is fluttering. 🔊
  • 18. This year she changed her apartment, and gave orders at the Opera to refuse her address to all who asked for it. 🔊
  • 19. Of course he could not refuse this summons, and immediately led her to join the dancers, scarcely regretting that the set was nearly finished. 🔊
  • 20. Reading the look of pain that had come into her eyes, he said, 'You will not refuse me? 🔊
  • 21. He felt like kicking them out of doors, but he knew it would not do to refuse them, so he made the best of it, and ordered supper prepared. 🔊
  • 22. For these reasons, we refuse to justify the sufferings of infants, on the ground that the sin of Adam was imputed to them. 🔊