Usage examples for Refused

  1. Miss Ray has just refused me. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  2. I asked you to marry me- me, who would give up everything for you; but you refused. – Weapons of Mystery by Joseph Hocking
  3. He has plainly refused. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  4. And if they were refused? – If I May by A. A. Milne
  5. You will tell him that I have refused to give it. – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  6. You have seen what in old days, for some reason, you refused to see. – The Wife and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  7. Paula refused to believe that this was the key to the whole matter. – She Buildeth Her House by Will Comfort
  8. Mrs. Jersey was very kind; fruit and eggs and vegetables came almost daily from the House to Dolly's help, and the kind housekeeper herself had offered to sit up with the sick man; but this offer was refused. – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  9. Lady Chiltern in her time had refused to be Lady Fawn. – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  10. This was a new, strange Anne, and it would hurt to be refused by her. – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  11. I refused, saying I was full. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  12. Twice I went to her, and twice she refused me. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  13. This I refused to do. – Scenes in Switzerland by American Tract Society
  14. Still he refused to save himself by running. – Spotted Deer by Elmer Gregor
  15. Is it really true that I refused to dance? – Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
  16. " No." " You have not refused to work, have you?" – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  17. I wonder if you will tell me why you refused him? – The Front Yard by Constance Fenimore Woolson
  18. That is just what I told him, when, after I had refused Henry, he began again on his own account. – Bijou by Gyp
  19. But Olivia, who was a little huffy on the subject, refused to say another word. – Doctor Luttrell's First Patient by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  20. We asked them to take us across, but with a word they refused. – Our Journey to the Hebrides by Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell