reject

Definition

nounadjective
(something) which has been thrown out because it is not of the usual standard
Examplessale of rejects or of reject items • to sell off reject stock
verb
to refuse to accept something, or to say that something is not satisfactory
ExampleThe board rejected the draft budget.
Usage
the company rejected the takeover bid
the directors recommended that the shareholders should not accept the bid

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I didn't think the girl would reject me because she had been staring at me from across the hall for a long time.

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We had to reject the applicant as it was determined that he failed the typing test for our entry level position.

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When they discovered tiny wholes in the plastic of the water bottles that had just been capped, Jake knew that the whole batch would be considered reject by Mr. Simmons.

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