Synonyms of 'rejection'
1 refusalDictionary, turning down, declining
a clear rejection of the government's policies
2 denialDictionary, veto, dismissal
his rejection of our values
This religion teaches denial of the flesh.
congressmen who tried to override the president's veto of the bill
the exclusion of dairy products from your diet
Brokers have given the firm the thumbs down.
a renunciation of terrorism
a public repudiation of the conference decision
3 rebuffDictionary, refusal, knock-back (slang)
These feelings of rejection and hurt remain.
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He told me he'd been given the brush-off.
Dismissal of something means deciding or saying that it is not important.
the high-handed dismissal of public opinion
Thesaurus for rejection from the Collins English Thesaurus