- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||a statement that something is false.
His denial of the charges against him did not convince anyone that he was innocent.
||the act of refusing to honor a request.
The bank's denial of his request for a loan meant he could not buy a car.
The word denial
contains the following part:
that means act or result of
More about this word part:
The suffix -al1 attaches to verbs, primarily verbs from Latin or from Latin via French, to form nouns. The base verb always has primary stress on its final syllable.