reject definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To refuse to take, send to, think, or use.
    • To refuse to consider or grant; deny.
    • To refuse to recognize or give affection to (one).
    • To discard as flawed or ineffective; throw away. See Synonyms at refuse1.
    • To spit away or vomit.
    • Medicine To resist immunologically the development of (a transplanted organ or tissue); don't take within a person's very own human anatomy.
    • To throw in one; to discard; to discard.
    • To won't receive or even to recognize; to decline haughtily or harshly; to repudiate.
    • To refuse to give.
  • noun:
    • one which was rejected: a reject from the varsity team; a tire that is a reject.
    • Something that is declined.
    • An unpopular individual.
    • That which is rejected or thrown out; a cull; specifically, in prehistoric arch├Žol., an unfinished stone implement, spoiled or broken in the process of manufacture.
    • the person or thing that is rejected or set-aside as substandard in high quality
  • verb:
    • to refuse to accept
    • to block an attempt, particularly when it directs the baseball off the court.
    • resist immunologically the development of some foreign structure or organ
    • will not take or acknowledge
    • reject with contempt
    • refuse entry or account
    • deem wrong or improper
    • refuse to take
    • dismiss from consideration or a contest
  • others:
    • To put or cast back.
    • To discard, as such a thing undesirable or ineffective; cast off; discard: as, to choose the good and decline the bad; to reject a lover.
    • To refuse to get; decline haughtily or harshly; slight; despise.
    • Synonyms To throw aside, cast off. See refuse.

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