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See definition of rejecting on Dictionary.com
  • as indisdainful
  • as innegative
  • as indenial
  • as intraversal
  • as inexcept

synonyms for rejecting

  • aloof
  • arrogant
  • averse
  • contemptuous
  • derisive
  • haughty
  • unsympathetic
  • antipathetic
  • cavalier
  • cold-shoulder
  • cool
  • despising
  • egotistic
  • high-and-mighty
  • hoity-toity
  • indifferent
  • insolent
  • lordly
  • overbearing
  • proud
  • repudiating
  • scouting
  • sneering
  • snooty
  • supercilious
  • superior
  • toplofty
  • uppity
  • adverse
  • gloomy
  • pessimistic
  • unfavorable
  • weak
  • abrogating
  • anti
  • con
  • contrary
  • denying
  • disavowing
  • dissenting
  • gainsaying
  • invalidating
  • jaundiced
  • naysaying
  • neutralizing
  • nullifying
  • opposing
  • recusant
  • refusing
  • removed
  • resisting
  • against
  • antagonistic
  • balky
  • colorless
  • counteractive
  • cynical
  • detrimental
  • dissentient
  • nugatory
  • privative
  • repugnant
  • resistive
  • unaffirmative
  • unenthusiastic
  • uninterested
  • unwilling

antonyms for rejecting

MOST RELEVANT
  • humble
  • meek
  • shy
  • sympathetic
  • favoring
  • loving
  • praising
  • respectful
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    How to use rejecting in a sentence

    I thought it would be best to act like a man, and give you my real reasons for rejecting your kind offer.
    THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
    At this period, at least, the Filipinos were not unanimous in rejecting friars as parish priests.
    THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
    But rejecting this plan as soon as formed he decided to go in search of her and throw himself at her feet.
    HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
    In rejecting the bill, the Lords had only exercised their indisputable right.
    THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
    In rejecting this system, she had no friend to conduct her to the warm, sheltered, and congenial retreats of evangelical piety.
    MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
    He placed it in prominence, instinctively or designedly, rejecting the merely complementary parts.
    CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
    He had written home once rejecting a proposition made him, and his people had afterward apparently forgotten him.
    THE GOLD TRAILHAROLD BINDLOSS
    So they went through the whole list, retaining this, rejecting that, until they were ready to make up their packs.
    GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
    We went over everything carefully twice, rejecting, trying to off the bonds of custom and get down to primitive needs.
    FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
    Ida left her thus—writhing under the scorpion-lash of remorse, and rejecting consolation.
    ALONEMARION HARLAND
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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