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synonyms for reject

  • deny
  • dismiss
  • rebuff
  • refuse
  • renounce
  • repudiate
  • scrap
  • spurn
  • turn down
  • veto
  • burn
  • cashier
  • chuck
  • decline
  • despise
  • disallow
  • disbelieve
  • discard
  • discount
  • discredit
  • disdain
  • eliminate
  • exclude
  • jettison
  • jilt
  • kill
  • nix
  • repel
  • reprobate
  • repulse
  • scoff
  • scorn
  • scout
  • second
  • shed
  • shun
  • slough
  • cast aside
  • cast off
  • cast out
  • give thumbs down to
  • not buy
  • pass by
  • pass on
  • pass up
  • put down
  • shoot down
  • throw away
  • throw out
See also synonyms for: rejected / rejecting / rejects
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antonyms for reject

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  • OK
  • accept
  • admit
  • agree
  • allow
  • approve
  • grant
  • keep
  • sanction
  • welcome
  • admire
  • attract
  • believe
  • include
  • increase
  • like
  • love
  • praise
  • take on
  • trust
  • choose
  • ratify
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How to use reject in a sentence

Then I glanced at the second book and woefully added it to the reject pile.
HOW TO TAKE AN OVERNIGHT TRIP WITH YOUR TWO-WHEELED VEHICLEMELANIE D.G. KAPLANMARCH 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
If you use it wisely, it may be Ulysses' hauberk; if you reject it, the shirt of Nessus were a cooler winding-sheet!
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
No man would reject the words of God if he knew that God spoke those words.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
Again, a principal cannot accept part of an agent's act and reject the remainder.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
If eager to get the most possible, she would reject the gift of money and claim her dower rights.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Early stages of great grief reject comfort, but they long, with intense longing, for sympathy.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
The least opulent in the Academy were the first to reject his offers, and to prefer liberty to pensions and honors.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
We must not, however, reject all discoveries of secrets and all new inventions.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
On a division, the amendment to reject the bill was carried by a majority of one hundred and eighty-seven against eighty-five.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
According to this comparison, we have a right to reject it, if we find it detrimental to the welfare of mankind.
SUPERSTITION IN ALL AGES (1732)JEAN MESLIER
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WORDS RELATED TO REJECT

  • back out
  • desert
  • disown
  • forsake
  • jilt
  • leave
  • leave behind
  • quit
  • reject
  • renounce
  • throw over
  • walk out on
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Fletcherizeverb (used with or without object) | [flech-uh-rahyz ]SEE DEFINITION