What does rejection mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rejection(noun)

    the act of rejecting something

    "his proposals were met with rejection"

  2. rejection(noun)

    the state of being rejected

  3. rejection(noun)

    (medicine) an immunological response that refuses to accept substances or organisms that are recognized as foreign

    "rejection of the transplanted liver"

  4. rejection(noun)

    the speech act of rejecting

Wiktionary

  1. rejection(Noun)

    The act of rejecting.

  2. rejection(Noun)

    The state of being rejected.

  3. rejection(Noun)

    a blocked shot

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rejection(noun)

    act of rejecting, or state of being rejected

  2. Origin: [L. rejectio: cf. F. rjection.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rejection' in Nouns Frequency: #2315

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rejection in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rejection in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thomas Huxley:

    Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.

  2. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

  3. David Gushee:

    All across Christianity, we see the dominoes falling of abandoning the historic stigma and rejection of gay people and gay relationships.

  4. Jason Stoicevich:

    If you look at the 500, the number one reason for rejection is the size of the vehicle. We no longer have that, Our expectations would be to outsell (the 500).

  5. Buck Rodgers:

    There are countless ways of achieving greatness, but any road to achieving one's maximum potential must be built on a bedrock of respect for the individual, a commitment to excellence, and a rejection of mediocrity.

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