- the act of refusing
- the right or chance to accept or refuse something before it is offered to another; option
- The act or an instance of refusing.
- The opportunity or right to accept or reject something before it is offered elsewhere.
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refusal - Legal Definition
Rejection of goods or denial of services to which a person is entitled; not completing a contract by either non-acceptance or nonpayment for goods or services; a chance to accept or reject something before any one else is offered that chance; the privilege of being afforded such a chance, also known as the right of first refusal.