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reject

(rĭ-jĕkt′)
tr.v. re·jected, re·jecting, re·jects
1. To spit out or vomit: The baby rejected the medicine.
2. Medicine To resist immunologically the introduction of (a transplanted organ or tissue); fail to accept as part of one's own body.

re·ject′er, re·jec′tor n.
re·jec′tion (-jĕk′shən) adj.
re·jec′tive adj.
References in classic literature ?
But the tears came into his eyes to think how blindly the people rejected the means of safety that were offered them.
After it had been refused by a number of magazines, he had taken Brissenden's rejected advice and started, "The Shame of the Sun" on the round of publishers.
We were saying, as you will remember, that they were to be lovers of their country, tried by the test of pleasures and pains, and neither in hardships, nor in dangers, nor at any other critical moment were to lose their patriotism--he was to be rejected who failed, but he who always came forth pure, like gold tried in the refiner's fire, was to be made a ruler, and to receive honours and rewards in life and after death.
Many exquisite viands might be rejected by the epicure, if it was a sufficient cause for his contemning of them as common and vulgar, that something was to be found in the most paltry alleys under the same name.
In presentation something is presented, in judgment something is acknowledged or rejected, in love something is loved, in hatred hated, in desire desired, and so on.
But after spending two months alone in the country, he was convinced that this was not one of those passions of which he had had experience in his early youth; that this feeling gave him not an instant's rest; that he could not live without deciding the question, would she or would she not be his wife, and that his despair had arisen only from his own imaginings, that he had no sort of proof that he would be rejected.
I always take the side of the rejected lover in the stories.
According to a hand out, over 1923 forms from the candidates for different categories have been accepted while 369 were rejected.
QUETTA -- Total 2087 nomination forms were filed for 14 general seats of National Assembly and 51 Provincial Assembly seats across Balochistan province and out of them, 243 nomination papers were rejected and 1801 were accepted.
Using full sample period of 1997 to 2011, the null hypothesis of unit root is convincingly rejected as the test statistic is more negative than the critical value, suggesting that these markets do not show characteristics of random walk and as such are not efficient in the weak form.
However, a new study has found that consumers are more likely to focus on choosing a rejected option later.
Of the 84 measures referred by legislatures, voters approved 59 and rejected 23.