reject
Pronunciation
  • (verb) enPR: rĭjĕktʹ, IPA: /ɹɪˈdʒɛkt/
  • (noun) enPR: rēʹjĕkt, IPA: /ˈɹiːdʒɛkt/
Verb

reject (rejects, present participle rejecting; past and past participle rejected)

  1. (transitive) To refuse to accept.
    She even rejected my improved offer.
  2. (basketball) To block a shot, especially if it sends the ball off the court.
  3. To refuse a romantic advance.
    I've been rejected three times this week.
Synonyms Antonyms Translations Noun

reject (plural rejects)

  1. Something that is rejected.
  2. (derogatory slang) An unpopular person.
  3. (colloquial) a rejected defective product in a production line
Synonyms Related terms Translations
  • Spanish: artículo defectuoso
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