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  • noundenial, refusal
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Synonyms for rejection

noun denial, refusal
  • elimination
  • exclusion
  • repudiation
  • veto
  • bounce
  • brush-off
  • dismissal
  • nix
  • pass
  • rebuff
  • renunciation
  • turndown
  • cold shoulder
  • disallowance
  • hard time
  • kick in teeth
  • no dice
  • no go
  • no way
  • nothing doing
  • slap in the face
  • thumbs down

Antonyms for rejection

  • allowance
  • ratification
  • welcome
  • acceptance
  • approval
  • choice
  • sanction
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to rejection

abnegation

noun. denial, renouncement of something

brush off

noun. dismissal

check

noun. restraint, hindrance

declination

noun. refusal

defection

noun. abandonment

denial

noun. dismissal, refusal of belief in
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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