Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) cull, reject (the person or thing that is rejected or set aside as inferior in quality)
- S: (v) reject (refuse to accept or acknowledge) "I reject the idea of starting a war"; "The journal rejected the student's paper"
- S: (v) refuse, reject, pass up, turn down, decline (refuse to accept) "He refused my offer of hospitality"
- S: (v) disapprove, reject (deem wrong or inappropriate) "I disapprove of her child rearing methods"
- S: (v) reject, spurn, freeze off, scorn, pooh-pooh, disdain, turn down (reject with contempt) "She spurned his advances"
- S: (v) resist, reject, refuse (resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ) "His body rejected the liver of the donor"
- S: (v) reject, turn down, turn away, refuse (refuse entrance or membership) "They turned away hundreds of fans"; "Black people were often rejected by country clubs"
- S: (v) rule out, eliminate, winnow out, reject (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"