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Testing thousands of molecules during high-speed automated experiments, she plucked one of the compounds out of the reject column and moved it into the group that warranted further study.

Then I glanced at the second book and woefully added it to the reject pile.

“I firmly and wholeheartedly reject the allegations,” Hawking said from a Cambridge Hospital.

As Assaf put it, “this is one way to reject extremism and make it so the people are not afraid.”

And I was wondering how you combat that impulse to reject the young?

His Mormon faith was no reason to reject his candidacy, he argued.

I reject angrily authority that exists without my respect.

If you use it wisely, it may be Ulysses' hauberk; if you reject it, the shirt of Nessus were a cooler winding-sheet!

No man would reject the words of God if he knew that God spoke those words.

Again, a principal cannot accept part of an agent's act and reject the remainder.

If eager to get the most possible, she would reject the gift of money and claim her dower rights.

Early stages of great grief reject comfort, but they long, with intense longing, for sympathy.


On this page you'll find 172 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to reject, such as: deny, dismiss, rebuff, refuse, renounce, and repudiate.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.