The promise so rankled the Taliban they issued a statement insisting that Pakistan should reject all foreign aid.
I reject angrily authority that exists without my respect.
Very few other forces could lead parents to reject their own kids.
Buying a school lunch, I found, was something only the “reject” kids did.
Would he reject me, like so many other people had done before?
As useless to reject her conclusions as to deny the laws and the principles of mathematics!
The husband could reject or throw away his property if he saw fit.
The brave will reject such unmanly, such fatal refinements of speculation.
A man may reject the miracle of Jonah and yet see an airship.
If we reject it the vivid colors will grow pale; it will be a baleful meteor, portending tempest and war.
1550s, "a castaway" (rare), from reject (v.). Modern use probably a re-formation of the same word: "thing cast aside as unsatisfactory" (1893); "person considered low-quality and worthless" (1925, from use in militaries).
reject re·ject (rĭ-jěkt')
v. re·ject·ed, re·ject·ing, re·jects
To refuse to accept, submit to, believe, or use something.
To discard as defective or useless; throw away.
To spit out or vomit.
To resist immunologically introduction of a transplanted organ or tissue; fail to accept in one's body.