Usage examples for reject

  1. It is some false appearance that we reject. – The Seaboard Parish Volume 1 by George MacDonald
  2. And other millions deliberately reject Him. – Love's Final Victory by Horatio
  3. The second proposition, while possible, I reject, at least for a time. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  4. He and one or two others were sanguine enough to believe, that the palpableness of these resolutions rendered it impossible the House could reject them. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  5. And I am confident it is so with a great many things that we reject. – The Seaboard Parish Volume 1 by George MacDonald
  6. There was, however, no fault to be found with the conduct of that House; for it had done its duty by repeatedly sending up a Bill to the other House, which it had thought proper to reject. – Chapters in the History of the Insane in the British Isles by Daniel Hack Tuke
  7. So far as I am concerned, I should be inclined not to reject the prayer of the mothers. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  8. The doors of the lodging- houses stand open day and night, offering shelter upon terms no cold or hungry lad would reject: six cents for breakfast and supper, six for a clean bed. – The Children of the Poor by Jacob A. Riis
  9. With this State- Government was associated a Legislative Body of 35 members, who met twice in the year and whose only function was to accept without amendment, or to reject, the proposals of the Executive Body. – History of Holland by George Edmundson
  10. That lady, however, horror- struck at the suggestion, implored him to reject the condition, which he accordingly consented to do. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  11. The same terms," he declared, " had been held out to America, and Ireland had equal spirit with America to reject them." – The Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860 by Charles Duke Yonge
  12. Or does he reject them as lies?" – Anything You Can Do by Gordon Randall Garrett
  13. She was very angry with her lover,- almost determined to reject him altogether, almost disposed to yield to her angry parents and look out for some other lover who might be accepted in better part; but still, when the day came she put on her hat and walked down the road towards the lodge. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  14. But we do not wish to reject, by the previous question, the ethics of sensation. – Lectures on the true, the beautiful and the good by Victor Cousin
  15. He would positively reject the charge which had been so positively made, that those measures had been suggested to his Majesty's ministers, or that their minds had been at all influenced by the fear of anything that would occur in this or any other country. – Maxims And Opinions Of Field-Marshal His Grace The Duke Of Wellington, Selected From His Writings And Speeches During A Public Life Of More Than Half A Century by Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington