verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
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Example sentences from the Web for reject
In life, José Saramago refused to see his once-rejected book Skylight published.
The role was originally offered to John Wayne, who rejected it for being “unpatriotic.”Sony: Hollywood’s Most Subversive Studio Under Attack|Marlow Stern|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Brutality must be rejected as a “mistake,” but simultaneously preserved as a possible policy option.John Brennan’s Tortured Defense of the CIA’s Torture Program|Shane Harris|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Schettino also tried to enter a plea bargain agreement, which ultimately was rejected by the Grosseto court.The Costa Concordia’s Randy Reckless Captain Takes the Stand|Barbie Latza Nadeau|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The boy feels rejected and confused, and then hits on a Christmas morning solution, delivering a penguin mate for his penguin.How Monty The Penguin Won Christmas: Britain’s Epic, Emotional Commercials|Tim Teeman|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The bill to remove the civil disabilities of the Jews rejected in the British parliament by a vote of 288 to 165.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
A physician who applied for membership in a medical society was rejected because of unprofessional conduct.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
The Gentiles shall seek and find Christ, but the Jews will persecute him, and be rejected, only a remnant shall be reserved.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
As if by mutual consent the owners of the rejected cattle slowly departed.Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond
In due course indemnity claims were forwarded to the military authorities, who rejected them all.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman