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used for giving a negative answer to something that someone asks or offers you
used for saying no or for refusing permission in a strong clear way
used as a way of emphasizing a negative statement
used for saying ‘no’ very definitely in answer to a question
used for saying ‘no’ without being very definite
used to say in a strong and definite way that something must not happen or be done
used for saying that you or someone else certainly will not do something
Britishspoken used for answering ‘no’, when you think someone has suggested something that is impossible
used for saying that you will definitely not do something or that something will definitely not happen
used for making a sentence, expression, or word negative
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
to give someone more control over their life or more power to do something
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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Free thesaurus definition of ways of saying no from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.