“Although she had passed her driving lesson, she refused to drive the car”.
Not willing to accept or indicate or show that one is not willing to do something.
To say or show that you are not willing to do, accept, or allow something. “she asked him for a loan, but he refused”.
Unwilling to accept or not to do. To say that you will not do or accept something. Indicate to or show that one is not willing to do something.
If you refuse to do something, you deliberately do not do it, or you say firmly that you unwillingness.