- vt. 拒绝；排斥；抵制；丢弃
- n. 被弃之物或人；次品
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1. 往回扔, 扔回去。
- reject (v.)
- early 15c., from Old French rejecter and directly from Latin reiectus, past participle of reiectare "throw away, cast away, vomit," frequentative of reicere "to throw back," from re- "back" (see re-) + -icere, comb. form of iacere "to throw" (see jet (v.)). Related: Rejected; rejecting.
- reject (n.)
- 1550s, "a castaway" (rare), from reject (v.). Modern use probably a re-formation of the same word: "thing cast aside as unsatisfactory" (1893); "person considered low-quality and worthless" (1925, from use in militaries).
- 1. We reject any suggestion that the law needs amending.
- 2. The United States is certain to reject the proposal as a non-starter.
- 3. Today its executive committee voted unanimously to reject the proposals.
- 4. The patient'simmune system would reject the transplanted organ as a foreign object.
- 5. I think the president was correct to reject the offer.
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