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Definition of "declined" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of decline. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "declined" in a sentence
  • "After being criticized for releasing stridently homophobic recordings by the comedian Andrew Dice Clay, the label declined an album by Houston rappers the Geto Boys that included a track, “Mind of a Lunatic,” which described murdering a woman and having sex with her corpse."
  • "Presented as a single by Jagger to fulfill a contractual obligation to DECCA records, the label declined to release it."
  • "A spokeswoman for the label declined to comment on his arrest Thursday."