Definitions for rule out
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word rule out
preclude, rule out, close out(verb)
make impossible, especially beforehand
rule out, rule in(verb)
include or exclude by determining judicially or in agreement with rules
rule out, eliminate, winnow out, reject(verb)
dismiss from consideration or a contest
"John was ruled out as a possible suspect because he had a strong alibi"; "This possibility can be eliminated from our consideration"
To cross an item out by drawing a straight line through it, as with a ruler.
To reject an option from a list of possibilities.
To make something impossible.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I can definitely rule out a dual track.
I definitely would not rule out the U.S..
Can you rule out $20 per barrel? No, you can't.
Can you rule out $20 per barrel? No, you can’t.
The idea we would rule out ground troops is ridiculous.
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