Synonyms for rejection:
Other synonyms and related words:
revolt, graft, reject, doubt, donation, nay, disclaimer, donor, Denegation, disqualification, interdiction, waiver, silence, disconfirmation, discard, nonconformity, traversal, resistance, objection, exception, transplant, rebuttal, admission, donate, rebuff, Disaffirmance, turndown, nonacceptance.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
traversal, disclaimer, Disaffirmance.
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
disavowal, abolishment, dissolution, abnegation, retraction, annulment, undoing, divorce, negation, Extinguishment, destruction, refutation, revocation, deletion, neutralization, obliteration, Disaffirmation, invalidation, nullification, abolition.
denial, refusal (noun)
confinement, segregation, apartheid, isolation, anonymity, Reclusion, captivity, detachment, solitude, aloneness, extirpation, misanthropy, standoffishness, separation, xenophobia, aloofness, alienation, loneliness, seclusion.
Usage examples for rejection:
- Captain Hill, it seems, owed Mountford a deadly grudge, having attributed his rejection by Mrs. Bracegirdle to her love for him- an unlikely passion, it is thought, as Mountford was a married man, with a good- looking wife of his own, afterwards Mrs. Verbruggen, and a celebrated actress. - "Strange Pages from Family Papers", T. F. Thiselton Dyer.
- They had all been returned with printed slips of rejection, except in one case where the editor wrote, This is a good piece of writing, but the subject is too remote. - "The Harbor", Ernest Poole.
- The only exception to this statement is found in the treatment lately accorded to hypnotism, which after a hundred years of hesitation, rejection and even ridicule, has at length been definitely received as regards its main facts. - "Telepathy and the Subliminal Self", R. Osgood Mason.