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Meaning of REJECTION

Pronunciation:  ri'jekshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of rejecting something; "his proposals were met with rejection"
  2. [n]  the speech act of rejecting
  3. [n]  (medicine) immunological response that refuses to accept substances or organisms that are recognized as foreign; "rejection of the transplanted liver"
  4. [n]  the state of being rejected
 

REJECTION is a 9 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Antonyms: acceptance
 
 See Also: abandonment, act, apostasy, avoidance, banishment, brush-off, censure, defection, desertion, disfavor, disfavour, displacement, dodging, exclusion, excommunication, forgoing, forsaking, forswearing, human action, human activity, nonacceptance, organic phenomenon, proscription, rebuff, renunciation, renunciation, renunciation, reprobation, repudiation, repulse, short shrift, shunning, situation, snub, speech act, state of affairs, summary treatment, turndown, turning away

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Re*jec"tion\ (r?-j?k"sh?n), n. [L. rejectio: cf. F.
r['e]jection.]
Act of rejecting, or state of being rejected.

 
Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: Refusal to accept, as with a transplanted organ.
 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming that you are rejecting something indicates that there are feelings or situations that you want to be rid of. Alternatively, you may be refusing to accept a situation that is being imposed and forced upon you. Dreaming that you are being rejected means a lack of self-worth and alienation of others.
 

 

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