Definitions for rejection
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word rejection
the act of rejecting something
"his proposals were met with rejection"
the state of being rejected
(medicine) an immunological response that refuses to accept substances or organisms that are recognized as foreign
"rejection of the transplanted liver"
the speech act of rejecting
The act of rejecting.
The state of being rejected.
a blocked shot
act of rejecting, or state of being rejected
Origin: [L. rejectio: cf. F. rjection.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'rejection' in Nouns Frequency: #2315
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance.
One strong holdout? That's not a resounding rejection of the death penalty.
There is no more powerful form of rejection than taking someone for granted.
Attitude is your acceptance of the natural laws, or your rejection of the natural laws.
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.
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Translations for rejection
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- rebuig, refúsCatalan, Valencian
- refus, rejetFrench
- diùltadhScottish Gaelic
- odrzucenie, odmowaPolish
- отклоне́ние, неприя́тие, отка́з, неприня́тиеRussian
- తిరస్కృతి, తిరస్కారముTelugu
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