rejection


rejection

noun

Definition of REJECTION

1
a refusal to confirm the truth of a statement <made a flat rejection of the charges against him>
Antonyms acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), admission, avowal, confirmation
2
an unwillingness to grant something asked for <the judge's swift rejection of the lawyer's request for a recess>
Antonyms allowance, approval, grant, OK (or okay)
3
something separated from a group or lot for not being as good as the others <that pile is for rejections, and this one is for applications we'll be accepting>

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