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.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'rejection' in Nouns Frequency: #2315
The numerical value of rejection in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of rejection in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Fear and rejection are feelings that go along with that.
You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance.
From rejection, we always gain more strength and see the light.
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.
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Translations for rejection
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- rebuig, refúsCatalan, Valencian
- απάρνηση, απόρριψηGreek
- refus, rejetFrench
- diùltadhScottish Gaelic
- odrzucenie, odmowaPolish
- отклоне́ние, неприя́тие, отка́з, неприня́тиеRussian
- తిరస్కృతి, తిరస్కారముTelugu
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