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Noun Concept
Categories: Articles with short description, Dissent, Cognitive biases, Belief, Defence mechanisms
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denial  Abnegate  Abnegated  Abnegatedly  Abnegates
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Denial, in ordinary English usage, has at least three meanings: asserting that any particular statement or allegation is not true ; the refusal of a request; and asserting that a true statement is not true. Wikipedia
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Denial, in ordinary English usage, has at least three meanings: asserting that any particular statement or allegation is not true ; the refusal of a request; and asserting that a true statement is not true. Wikipedia
Denial or abnegation is a psychological defense mechanism postulated by psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud, in which a person is faced with a fact that is too uncomfortable to accept and rejects it instead, insisting that it is not true despite what may be overwhelming evidence. Wikipedia
Assertion that an allegation is not true. Wikipedia Disambiguation
A psychological defense mechanism Wikipedia Disambiguation
Rejecting a fact despite the overwhelming evidence of its truth based on fear of its outcome Wikidata
explicit assertion that an allegation or other claim is false Wikidata