Reject

  • 1 Reject — EP par Anti Flag, Against All Authority Sortie 1996 Durée 12:29 Genre Punk rock Label A F Records Records of Rebellion …

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  • 2 Reject — Re*ject (r? j?kt ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rejected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rejecting}.] [L. rejectus, p. p. of reicere, rejicere; pref. re re + jacere to throw: cf. F. rejeter, formerly also spelt rejecter. See {Jet} a shooting forth.] [1913 Webster] 1 …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 reject — re·ject /ri jekt/ vt: to refuse to accept, acknowledge, or grant compare revoke Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. reject …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 reject — (v.) early 15c., from L. rejectus, pp. of reicere to throw back, from re back (see RE (Cf. re )) + icere, comb. form of iacere to throw (see JET (Cf. jet) (v.)). Related: Rejected; rejecting. The noun is first …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 reject — vb repudiate, spurn, refuse, *decline Analogous words: *discard, cast, shed: oust, expel, dismiss, *eject: *exclude, debar, shut out, eliminate Antonyms: accept: choose, select …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 reject — is pronounced with the stress on the first syllable as a noun and with the stress on the second syllable as a verb …

    Modern English usage

  • 7 reject — [v] say no to burn*, cashier*, cast aside, cast off, cast out, chuck, decline, deny, despise, disallow, disbelieve, discard, discount, discredit, disdain, dismiss, eliminate, exclude*, give thumbs down to*, jettison, jilt, kill*, nix*, not buy*,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 8 reject — ► VERB 1) dismiss as inadequate or faulty. 2) refuse to consider or agree to. 3) fail to show due affection or concern for. 4) Medicine show a damaging immune response to (a transplanted organ or tissue). ► NOUN ▪ a rejected person or thing.… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 reject — [ri jekt′; ] for n. [ rē′jekt] vt. [LME rejecten < L rejectus, pp. of reicere, rejicere, to throw or fling back < re , back + jacere, to throw: see JET1] 1. to refuse to take, agree to, accede to, use, believe, etc. 2. to discard or throw… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 reject — ▪ I. reject re‧ject 2 [ˈriːdʒekt] noun [countable] a product which is not good enough and will be thrown away or sold cheaply: • If the number of rejects exceeds this level, the batch is returned.   [m0] ▪ II. reject re‧ject 1 [rɪˈdʒekt] verb… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 11 reject — I UK [rɪˈdʒekt] / US verb [transitive] Word forms reject : present tense I/you/we/they reject he/she/it rejects present participle rejecting past tense rejected past participle rejected *** 1) a) to not agree to an offer, proposal, or request It… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 reject — verb ADVERB ▪ decisively, emphatically, firmly, resoundingly, roundly, soundly, strongly, vehemently, vigorously ▪ Voters emphat …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13 reject — re|ject1 [ rı dʒekt ] verb transitive *** 1. ) to not agree to an offer, proposal, or request: It is almost certain that our offer will be rejected. reject something out of hand (=reject something completely): The administration has rejected the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 reject — ♦♦ rejects, rejecting, rejected (The verb is pronounced [[t]rɪʤe̱kt[/t]]. The noun is pronounced [[t]ri͟ːʤekt[/t]].) 1) VERB If you reject something such as a proposal, a request, or an offer, you do not accept it or you do not agree to it. [V n] …

    English dictionary

  • 15 reject*/*/ — [rɪˈdʒekt] verb [T] I 1) to not accept or agree with something such as an offer or an argument Our proposal was rejected.[/ex] 2) to refuse to accept someone for a job or a course of study 3) to behave in an unkind way to someone who wants… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 reject — Articles subjects à reject, Capita rejectanea, B. Choses impertinentes, ou qui ne font rien au proces, subjectes à reject, A causa seiuncta, ideoque reiectanea, vt argumento litis non affinia, Bud. Demander le reject de quelque article,… …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 17 reject — 01. Kenneth s request for a transfer to the main branch was [rejected] because he doesn t have enough experience. 02. After months of [rejection] for various jobs, Sal finally got a position working in a furniture factory. 03. After being… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 18 reject — I. transitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Latin rejectus, past participle of reicere, from re + jacere to throw more at jet Date: 15th century 1. a. to refuse to accept, consider, submit to, take for some purpose, or use < rejected the… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 reject — rejectable, adj. rejecter, n. rejective, adj. v. /ri jekt /; n. /ree jekt/, v.t. 1. to refuse to have, take, recognize, etc.: to reject the offer of a better job. 2. to refuse to grant (a request, demand, etc.). 3. to refuse to accept (someone or …

    Universalium

  • 20 reject — v. to reject completely, flatly, outright, totally * * * [ riːdʒekt] flatly outright totally to reject completely …

    Combinatory dictionary


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