rejection

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/rɪˈdʒɛkʃən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/rɪˈdʒɛkʃən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ri jekshən)


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rejection

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the rejection of [a plan, a proposal, an application, a candidate, a theory]
  2. [student, consumer, parent, teacher, public] rejection of
  3. [experts', the police's] rejection of
  4. an [outright, immediate, instant, eventual] rejection
  5. [factory, plant, product] rejections
  6. the rejection of [any, every, each] [idea, plan, applicant]
  7. the rejection of [such, all, similar] [ideas]
  8. the rejection of [damaged, faulty, imperfect] goods
  9. rejection by the [government, company, public, consumers]
  10. was met with rejection
  11. does not handle rejection well
  12. has a fear of rejection
  13. is afraid of rejection
  14. [after, as a result of] the rejection
  15. has not [gotten over, recovered from] the rejection
  16. is still [reeling, suffering, brooding] from the rejection
  17. can't [face, handle, go through] any more rejections
  18. a letter of rejection
  19. one rejection after another
  20. rejections are just a part of the [work, job]
  21. have to get used to rejections in [life, this job]
  22. has always suffered from social rejection
n as adj
  1. got a rejection [email, letter, notice]
  2. a [fall, climb, decrease] in rejection rates
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