Definitions For Refuse


  • Food that is discarded (as from a kitchen)
  • Something (such as paper or food waste) that has been thrown away : trash or garbage


  • Show unwillingness towards
  • Refuse to let have
  • Refuse to accept
  • Refuse entrance or membership
  • Elude, especially in a baffling way
  • Resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ
  • To say that you will not accept (something, such as a gift or offer)
  • To say or show that you are not willing to do something that someone wants you to do
  • To not allow someone to have (something)

Is Refuse a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Refuse is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Refuse in a Sentence

  • When they offered me the money, I couldn't refuse.
  • They asked her to help but she refused.
  • refuse had littered the playground until our volunteer group cleaned it up

Synonyms for Refuse

Antonyms for Refuse

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