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[ adjective ] cast off as valueless

Synonyms

castaway

Used in print

(Robert Penn Warren, Wilderness....)

Standing in the shelter of the tent - a rejected hospital tent on which the rain now dripped , no_longer drumming - Adam watched his own hands touch the objects on the improvised counter of boards laid across two beef barrels .

Related terms

forsaken

2
[ adjective ] rebuffed (by a lover) without warning

Synonyms

spurned jilted

Examples

"jilted at the altar"

Related terms

unloved

3
[ adjective ] something or someone judged unacceptable

Examples

"rejected merchandise"

Related terms

disapproved

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