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1. exception

noun. ['ɪkˈsɛpʃən'] a deliberate act of omission.

Synonyms

  • elision
  • omission

Antonyms

  • nonrepresentative
  • atypical
  • undemocratic

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Rhymes with Exception

  • self-deception
  • preconception
  • misconception
  • contraception
  • misperception
  • interception
  • conception
  • reception
  • perception
  • inception
  • deception

How do you pronounce exception?

Pronounce exception as ɪkˈsɛpʃən.

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2. exception

noun. ['ɪkˈsɛpʃən'] an instance that does not conform to a rule or generalization; the only exception was her last child".

Synonyms

  • illustration
  • representative
  • example

Antonyms

  • acceptance

3. exception

noun. ['ɪkˈsɛpʃən'] grounds for adverse criticism.

Synonyms

  • objection

Sentences with exception


1. Noun, singular or mass
The IRS allows an exception in that a husband and wife are considered one income beneficiary as long as both are resident aliens or US citizens and they file a joint income tax return.

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