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Synonyms for except

Synonyms for except

to keep from being admitted, included, or considered

to express opposition, often by argument

Synonyms for except

take exception to


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prevent from being included or considered or accepted

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Tom excepted, Martin Poyser had some pride in his servants and labourers, thinking with satisfaction that they were the best worth their pay of any set on the estate.
The religious restrictions of the taboo alone excepted, the women of the valley were allowed every possible indulgence.
General," said the king, aloud, "I have just signed your patent, -- you are Duke of Albemarle; and my intention is that no one shall equal you in power and fortune in this kingdom, where -- the noble Montrose excepted -- no one has equaled you in loyalty, courage, and talent.
Mr Hayter had some property of his own, but it was insignificant compared with Mr Musgrove's; and while the Musgroves were in the first class of society in the country, the young Hayters would, from their parents' inferior, retired, and unpolished way of living, and their own defective education, have been hardly in any class at all, but for their connexion with Uppercross, this eldest son of course excepted, who had chosen to be a scholar and a gentleman, and who was very superior in cultivation and manners to all the rest.
So you never clapped your eyes upon the country--marshes and dreams excepted.
According to the Federal Register, the Proposed Amendments to Excepted Benefits Regulation would add certain employee assistance programs as excepted benefits for purposes of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and the Affordable Care Act, and make certain other changes to the excepted benefits definition.
Medical expenses incurred during the suspended HRA coverage period (other than the excepted medical expenses, if otherwise allowed to be paid or reimbursed by an HRA), cannot be paid or reimbursed by the HRA currently or later (i.