Pronunciation of Exclusion
/ɛksklˈuːʒən/, /ɛksklˈuːʒən/, /ɛ_k_s_k_l_ˈuː_ʒ_ə_n/
Synonyms for exclusion:
vested interest, intrusion, reentry, entanglement.
Other synonyms and related words:
disqualification, elision, intrusion, withdrawal, entanglement, refusal, extrusion, forcing out, retreat, reentry, complicity, censure, exception, intervention, participation, limbo, omission, exemption, participant, animadversion, projection, riddance.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
expatriation, prohibition, excommunication, relegation, abscission, ostracism, expulsion, censure, deportation, ban, disbarment, limbo, amputation, exception, extradition, exile, boycott, elision, removal, proscription, banishment, forbiddance, renouncement, ejection, excision, riddance.
forcing out, extrusion.
expulsion; forbiddance (noun)
anonymity, aloofness, separation, extirpation, loneliness, seclusion, xenophobia, alienation, segregation, confinement, standoffishness, captivity, detachment, misanthropy, Reclusion, solitude, apartheid, isolation, aloneness.
Usage examples for exclusion:
- His thoughts were full to the brim with things that held them concentrated to the exclusion of all else. - "The Law-Breakers", Ridgwell Cullum.
- By exclusion, in this case, is meant that the prerogative touches only his majesty. - "The Monikins", J. Fenimore Cooper.
- Although Darwin said of this paper in after years that it " was a great failure and I am ashamed of it"- yet he retained his interest in the question ever afterwards, and he says " my error has been a good lesson to me never to trust in science to the principle of exclusion." - "Darwin and Modern Science", A.C. Seward and Others.