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cull

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of cull

  1. something separated from a group or lot for not being as good as the others <the unbruised apples will be packed in bags, and the culls will be used for cider> Synonyms discard, reject, rejection, second Related Words castaway, throwaway; hand-me-down, white elephant; rubbish, scrap, trash, waste




cull

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of cull

  1. to decide to accept (someone or something) from a group of possibilities <culled the best short stories from the author's body of writings> Synonyms cherry-pick, choose, elect, handpick, name, opt (for), pick, prefer, select, single (out), tag, takeRelated Words preselect; appoint, designate, fix, mark, nominate, set, tab, tap; accept, adopt, embrace, espouse; settle (on or upon)Near Antonyms disapprove, negative, repudiate, spurn; discard, jettison, throw away, throw outAntonyms decline, refuse, reject, turn down




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