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1. exclusion

noun. ['ɪksˈkluːʒən'] the state of being excluded.

Synonyms

  • debarment
  • banishment
  • state of affairs
  • situation
  • ostracism

Antonyms

  • body
  • cancer body
  • plasmid
  • encompassment

Etymology

  • exclusionem (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Exclusion

  • transfusion
  • reperfusion
  • rediffusion
  • profusion
  • preclusion
  • extrusion
  • disillusion
  • confusion
  • conclusion
  • seclusion
  • intrusion
  • infusion
  • inclusion
  • diffusion
  • contusion
  • occlusion
  • delusion
  • collusion
  • illusion
  • fusion
  • allusion

Example sentences of the word exclusion


1. Noun, singular or mass
You can use this exclusion on the sale of your home only once every two years.

Quotes containing the word exclusion


1. Religion is a complex and often contradictory force in our world. It fosters hope and comfort but also doubt and guilt. It creates both community and exclusion. It brings societies together around shared belief and tears them apart through war. However, what unites the faithful, whatever their religion, is the unshakeable force of generosity.
- Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen

2. We can either emphasize those aspects of our traditions, religious or secular, that speak of hatred, exclusion, and suspicion or work with those that stress the interdependence and equality of all human beings. The choice is yours. (22)
- Karen Armstrong, Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life

3. When the government puts its imprimatur on a particular religion it conveys a message of exclusion to all those who do not adhere to the favored beliefs. A government cannot be premised on the belief that all persons are created equal when it asserts that God prefers some.
- Harry A. Blackmun

2. exclusion

noun. ['ɪksˈkluːʒən'] the act of forcing out someone or something.

Synonyms

  • blackball
  • deportation
  • ejection
  • banishment
  • ousting
  • ouster
  • barring
  • expulsion
  • defenestration
  • proscription
  • ostracism

Antonyms

  • equilibrium
  • rejection
  • praise
  • approbation

Etymology

  • exclusionem (Latin)

3. exclusion

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

Synonyms

  • elision
  • omission

Antonyms

  • inclusion body
  • cellular inclusion
  • Russell's body

Etymology

  • exclusionem (Latin)

4. exclusion

noun. ['ɪksˈkluːʒən'] the state of being excommunicated.

Synonyms

  • censure
  • rejection

Antonyms

  • state of affairs
  • embrace
  • situation

Etymology

  • exclusionem (Latin)
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