What is Denying?

Denying definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object), deA.nied,
to state that (something declared or believed to be true) is not true: to deny an accusation.
to refuse to agree or accede to: to deny a petition.
to withhold the possession, use, or enjoyment of: to deny access to secret information.
to withhold something from, or refuse to grant a request of: to deny a beggar.
to refuse to recognize or acknowledge; disown; disavow; repudiate: to deny one’s gods.
to withhold (someone) from accessibility to a visitor: The secretary denied his employer to all those without appointments.

Obsolete. to refuse to take or accept.