Synonyms and Antonyms of ostracizing
to not allow (someone) to be included in a group; to exclude (someone) from a group
- She was ostracized by the scientific community for many years because of her radical political beliefs.
- The other girls ostracized her because of the way she dressed.
anathematizing, censuring, condemning, damning, decrying, denouncing, execrating, reprehending, reprobating
attacking, blaming, blasting, criticizing, dispraising, dissing [slang], faulting, knocking, panning, slamming
belittling, deprecating, disparaging
castigating, chastising, rebuking, reprimanding, reproaching
admonishing, chiding, reproving
berating, lambasting, raking, scolding, upbraiding, vituperating
abhorring, abominating, detesting, hating, loathing, reviling
approving, endorsing (also indorsing), sanctioning
eulogizing, exalting, extolling, glorifying, lauding, praising
acclaiming, applauding, commending, hailing, saluting, touting
consecrating, hallowing, sanctifying
honoring, revering, venerating