Definitions for rejection

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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


  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

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