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To refuse firmly: "He wanted to get some more money, but this time I ________."

Topic: 
Schoolgoing, Mental Actions
To refuse firmly: "He wanted to get some more money, but this time I ________."
Response: 
PUT MY FOOT DOWN
TURNED HIM DOWN
TURNED HIM DOWN FLAT
SAID NO
REFUSED
FLATLY REFUSED
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ABSOLUTELY REFUSED
SET MY FOOT DOWN
STOOD PAT
STOOD MY GROUND
TOLD HIM OFF
CUT HIM OFF
REFUSED HIM
TOLD HIM NO
WOULDN'T GIVE IN
DIDN'T GIVE IN
FOOLED HIM
SAID NOTHING DOING
HELD OUT
SHUT HIM OFF
STUCK TO MY GUNS
POSITIVELY REFUSED
STOOD FIRM
STOOD HIM OFF
BALKED
CUT HIM OFF SHORT
DENIED HIM
RENEGED
TURNED HIM DOWN COLD
DIDN'T LET HIM HAVE IT
DREW THE LINE
FLATLY SAID NO
LAID THE LAW DOWN
SAID ABSOLUTELY NO
SAID ABSOLUTELY NOT
WAS ADAMANT
CLAMPED DOWN
DIDN'T GIVE IT TO HIM
HELD MY GROUND
LET HIM DOWN
PUT HIM DOWN
WOULDN'T BUDGE
DEFINITELY REFUSED
DIDN'T FALL FOR IT
FLATLY REFUSED HIM
FLATLY TURNED HIM DOWN
HELD FAST
HELD MY OWN
INSISTED
JUST SAID NO
POSITIVELY REFUSED HIM
PUT HIM OFF
SAID FLATLY NO
SAID NO AND MEANT IT
SAID NO DICE
SAID NO SIRREE
SAID POSITIVELY NO
STALLED HIM OFF
STOPPED HIM COLD
TOLD HIM NO SOAP
TURNED HIM
WAS FIRM
WAS FIRM WITH HIM
ABSOLUTELY POSITIVELY SAID NO
ABSOLUTELY SAID NO
AIN'T GONNA BE A-LENDING HIM ALL THE TIME
AIN'T GONNA DO THAT
BACKED UP
BACKED WATER
BLANKLY REFUSED
BOWED MY BACK
BRUSHED HIM OFF
BUCKED
BUCKLED DOWN
BUTTONED MY POCKET
CALLED A HALT
CALLED HIS BLUFF
CALLED HIS HAND
CALLED IT QUITS
CAME DOWN ON HIM LIKE A THOUSAND OF BRICKS
CAN'T DO IT
CLAMPED DOWN ON HIM
CLAMPED UP
CLIPPED IT OFF
COULDN'T BE MOVED
COULDN'T GO FOR IT
COULDN'T SEE IT ANY OTHER WAY
CRACKED DOWN ON HIM
CUT HIM OFF WITHOUT A PENNY
CUT HIM SHORT
CUT HIS WATER OFF
DECLINED
DIDN'T BITE
DIDN'T BUDGE
DIDN'T CHANCE IT
DIDN'T FALL
DIDN'T GIVE AN INCH
DIDN'T LET HIM HAVE ANY
DIDN'T TAKE THE HINT
EMPHATICALLY SAID NO
FAILED TO YIELD TO HIM
FIRMLY REFUSED
FLATLY REJECTED HIM
FLATLY TOLD HIM NO
FROZE
GAVE HIM A DEFINITE NO
GAVE HIM A FLAT NO
GAVE HIM A POSITIVE NO
GAVE HIM THE BOOT
GAVE HIM THE BRUSH-OFF
GOT HIM TOLD
GOT MY FOOT DOWN
GOT THE MESSAGE ACROSS
HAD TO REFUSE HIM
HAVE SHOWN HIM SOMETHING
HEADED HIM OFF
HELT OUT ON HIM
I'M WISE
IT'S NO
JUST FLAT REFUSED
JUST FLATLY REFUSED HIM
JUST NOT GOING TO DO IT
JUST SAID FLATLY NO
JUST SAID HELL NO
JUST TOLD HIM THAT WAS IT
KNEW BETTER
KNOCK HIM OUT
LAID DOWN THE LAW
LOWERED THE BOOM
NAILED HIM
NIXED IT
OUTSMARTED HIM
OVERPOWERED HIM
PLAYED HIM SMART
POSITIVELY DECLINED
POSITIVELY WOULDN'T LET HIM HAVE IT
POSTITVELY REFUSED
PROTESTED
PUT A STOP TO IT
PUT MY FOOT DOWN AND FLATLY REFUSED
PUT MY FOOT DOWN FLAT
PUT MY FOOT DOWN ON IT
PUT THE BRAKES ON
PUT THE CLAMPS ON
PUT THE CLAMPS ON HIM
PUT THE STOPPER ON IT
REFUSED FIRMLY
REFUSED FLAT
REFUSED POINT BLANK
REFUSED TO LET HIM HAVE IT
REJECTED HIM
RESISTED
SAID DEFINITELY NO
SAID I'M THROUGH
SAID NO GOT
SAID NO IN NO UNCERTAIN TERMS
SAID NO IN SEVENTEEN LANGUAGES
SAID NO SIR
SAID NO, AND I MEANT IT
SAID NO, DEFINITELY
SAID NO, PERIOD
SAID NOT
SAID NOT BY A DARN SIGHT
SAID NO--THAT'S THE END
SAID PHOOEY ON THAT
SAID PLAIN NO
SAID THAT'S IT
SAT DOWN ON HIM
SAT ON HIM
SET DOWN ON IT
SHOOK HIM OFF
SHOOK MY HEAD
SHOWED HIM
SHOWED HIM DIFFERENT
SHOWED HIM THE DOOR
SHUT DOWN
SHUT OFF HIS WATER
SNUBBED HIM
SQUELCHED HIM
STAYED PAT
STEPPED MY FOOT DOWN
STEPPED UP ON HIM
STOOD MY GROUNDS
STOOD PAT ON MY REFUSAL
STOPPED HIM
STOPPED IT
STRONGLY REFUSED
STUCK HIM OUT
STUCK WITH MY GUNS
TALKED HIM DOWN
TALKED HIM OUT OF IT
THREW HIM OUT
THREW THE BRAKES
TOLD HIM FLAT
TOLD HIM FLAT-FOOTED
TOLD HIM FLATLY NO
TOLD HIM HE'D HAD IT
TOLD HIM NO, RIGHT OUT
TOLD HIM TO GET GOING
TOLD HIM TO GO FLY A KITE
TOLD HIM TO GO JUMP IN THE LAKE
TOLD HIM TO GO PEDDLE HIS PAPERS ELSEWHERE
TOLD HIM TO GO TO HELL
TOLD HIM TO KNOCK IT OFF
TOLD HIM, NOTHING DOING
TURNED A DEAF EAR
TURNED HIM DOWN COLD TURKEY
TURNED HIM OFF
TURNED THUMBS DOWN
UTTERLY REFUSED
WAS DONE WITH HIM
WAS OBDURATE
WAS ON TO HIM
WAS POSITIVE
WAS PRETTY STUBBORN
WAS THUMBS DOWN
WAS UP TO HIS TRICKS
WAS WISE TO HIM
WASN'T COMING
WHOA'ED
WILL NOT GIVE IN
WOULD NOT GIVE IN
WOULDN'T BACK HIM
WOULDN'T BE PERSUADED
WOULDN'T BUDGE AN INCH
WOULDN'T DELIVER
WOULDN'T DO IT
WOULDN'T GIVE HIM ANY
WOULDN'T LEND HIM
WOULDN'T LEND IT TO HIM
WOULDN'T LET HIM HAVE IT
WOULD'NT LOAN HIM NONE
WOULD'T GIVE IN
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