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refuse

(re′ūs″) [Fr. refus, denial, rejection]
Anything discarded; garbage, trash, waste.
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Implementing an acceptance requirement in the law of givings leads us to the following rule: If a giving is refusable and the beneficiary accepts it, she should pay the charge upon receipt.
In this case, the benefit is not refusable. There is no way to grant the benefit to Dale, Elise, and Francine, while preserving for Geraldine an option to refuse.
As part of her pitch, she was offering an eminently refusable deal: "It's a working board not a name board.