: one that is excepted; especially : a case to which a rule does not apply
: question, objection <witnesses whose authority is beyond exception — T. B. Macaulay>
: an oral or written legal objection
Examples of EXCEPTION
- There will be no exceptions to this rule.
- <I take strong exception to your assessment of his singing ability.>
First Known Use of EXCEPTION
Related to EXCEPTION
- challenge, complaint, demur, demurral, demurrer, difficulty, objection, expostulation, fuss, kick, protest, question, remonstrance, stink
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