make an exception

Definition of make an exception

  1. :  to allow a rule not to be followed She asked them to make an exception in her case .

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  behave, act

    :  to begin or seem to begin (an action)

    :  to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. :  the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

    :  brand

    :  the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

  1. :  the act of excepting :  exclusion

    :  one that is excepted

    :  a case to which a rule does not apply

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