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Synonyms for reject

Synonyms for reject

to be unwilling to accept, consider, or receive

to refuse to recognize or acknowledge

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the person or thing that is rejected or set aside as inferior in quality

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deem wrong or inappropriate

resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ

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dismiss from consideration or a contest

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We believe that the court made the wise and correct decision today in vacating the preliminary injunction, rejecting the legal challenge and allowing the RGP to proceed as planned,"said Peter S.
The court held that the district court did not abuse its decision in rejecting Adlman's attorney-client privilege argument.
These heat pipes are evaluation prototypes in support of NASA's effort to develop radiator panels for rejecting heat from the power generation systems for long duration space and planetary base missions and could be used on trips to the moon, Jupiter and points further in space.
In selected instances, an occasional inappropriate word may be deleted with white-out rather than rejecting the entire book,'' the policy said.
What upset him was the instantly-famous resolution "rejecting homosexual practice as incompatible with Scripture" and rejecting the "legitimizing or blessing of same-sex unions" and the ordination of "those involved in same-gender unions.
In a revision of current theory, Hirsch downplays the impact of the Revolution on the criminal justice system, rejecting the schema of a sharp break between early America and the period of the American Revolution.
The singer-songwriter-guitarist is legendary for rejecting the lead singer gig for the band that became Led Zeppelin, as he later did an offer from Deep Purple.
Besides rejecting the books, the board directed Superintendent Ned McNabb to develop library book-selection guidelines.
We're pleased that the court made the appropriate determination in rejecting Newdow's argument and clearing the way for prayer to be offered at the Presidential inauguration continuing a time-honored tradition," said Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of the ACLJ, which has challenged Newdow's lawsuits in the past.
The decision against rejecting cityhood altogether split along the same lines, except Burke abstained.
Wheaton") (AMEX:WHT) (TSX:WRM) today clarified the process for rejecting the unsolicited offer made by Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation ("Coeur") for its common shares.
Under federal law, the supervisors can only impose reasonable environmental measures on the mine and are prohibited from rejecting it outright.
Rejecting arguments by both the City of Escondido and California Department of Health Services, Judge Stern ruled that neither Defendant had met their burden of proof to dismiss the case and, "Plaintiffs have pled sufficient facts to allege that Defendant's plan to fluoridate the City's water supply with purportedly contaminated HFSA {hydrofluosilicic
for rejecting her application to adopt a 4-year-old boy.
In rejecting the proposal, the board concluded that: