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Except synonyms
ĭk-sĕpt'
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  1. Except
  2. With the exception of.
  3. With the exception of
Not including; not taking into account; excepting; rejecting
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  1. Not including; not taking into account; excepting; rejecting
  2. To the exclusion of; not including
Apart from the occurrence of; excepting:
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  1. Apart from the occurrence of; excepting:
  2. Unless there should be; excepting
  3. Unless something happens; excepting; in the absence of
With the exception of.
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  1. With the exception of.
  2. With due respect for
  3. With the exception of; except; save
With the exception of; except:
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  1. With the exception of; except:
(Usage Problem) Except.
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  1. (Usage Problem) Except.
  2. Except; other than
  3. With the exception of; excepting; save [nobody came but me]
(Idiomatic) except, besides
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  1. (Idiomatic) except, besides
  2. With the exception of; except for; besides:
Not having; lacking:
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  1. Not having; lacking:
  2. (Archaic or literary) Outside of, beyond.
  3. Not accompanied by; in the absence of:
Outside; aside from.
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  1. Outside; aside from.
  2. Outside.
  3. Aside from; besides.
Other than; except for; instead of.
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  1. Other than; except for; instead of.
  2. In addition to:
  3. Except for; other than:
Reduced by the subtraction of; less
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  1. Reduced by the subtraction of; less
  2. (Informal) Without:
  3. Without; lacking
To refuse to admit, consider, include, etc.; shut out; keep from entering, happening, or being; reject; bar
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  1. To refuse to admit, consider, include, etc.; shut out; keep from entering, happening, or being; reject; bar
  2. To prevent from entering; keep out; bar:
  3. To prevent from being included, considered, or accepted; reject:
(Boxing, wrestling) To determine that a competitor has lost a match, by a referee's enumeration aloud of the increments of time for which the competitor has been incapacitated.
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  1. (Boxing, wrestling) To determine that a competitor has lost a match, by a referee's enumeration aloud of the increments of time for which the competitor has been incapacitated.
  2. To prevent the accession of (a legitimately elected person) to office, by a fraudulent return or count of the votes.
  3. (Of a person) To exclude; to dismiss from participation or eligibility.
To rule out; except:
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  1. To rule out; except:
  2. To obstruct by means of a bar or bars; shut off; close
  3. To fasten with or as with a bar
(Boxing, wrestling) To determine that a competitor has lost a match, by a referee's enumeration aloud of the increments of time for which the competitor has been incapacitated.
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  1. (Boxing, wrestling) To determine that a competitor has lost a match, by a referee's enumeration aloud of the increments of time for which the competitor has been incapacitated.
  2. To prevent the accession of (a legitimately elected person) to office, by a fraudulent return or count of the votes.
  3. (Of a person) To exclude; to dismiss from participation or eligibility.
To prevent, hinder, or prohibit
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  1. To prevent, hinder, or prohibit
  2. To keep (a person) from some right or privilege; exclude; bar
  3. To exclude or shut out; bar.
(Mathematics) To remove (an unknown quantity) by combining equations.
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  1. (Mathematics) To remove (an unknown quantity) by combining equations.
  2. To get rid of; remove:
  3. To drop (a person, team, etc. losing a round or match in a contest) from further competition
To prevent from being included, considered, or accepted; reject:
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  1. To prevent from being included, considered, or accepted; reject:
  2. To refuse to admit, consider, include, etc.; shut out; keep from entering, happening, or being; reject; bar
  3. To prevent from entering; keep out; bar:
To restrain someone or something from entering a place or condition.
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  1. To restrain someone or something from entering a place or condition.
To close a door on someone, or to exclude.
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  1. To close a door on someone, or to exclude.
  2. (Sports) To prevent from scoring; to perform a shutout.
To take exception to; call into question; dispute:
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  1. To take exception to; call into question; dispute:
  2. To summon to action, effort, or use; stimulate:
  3. An objection, exception, or other formal questioning of the capability or legal qualifications of a person, the existence of a right, or the legality of an action or thing. An objection, exception, or other formal questioning of the capability or legal qualifications of a person, the existence of a right, or the legality of an action or thing. An objection by a party or a lawyer to a potential juror or jury panel and his or her request that a judge disqualify the individual or the panel from hearing that party’s cause or trial. To call into question.
To voice opposition; object:
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  1. To voice opposition; object:
  2. To deny the legal sufficiency of an adversary’s claim, without admitting or denying the truth of the underlying facts, usually on a technical legal basis rather than the merits of the claim; to file a demurrer. To deny the legal sufficiency of an adversary’s claim, without admitting or denying the truth of the underlying facts, usually on a technical legal basis rather than the merits of the claim; to file a demurrer.
  3. To hesitate because of one's doubts or objections; have scruples; object
To reason earnestly with someone in an effort to dissuade or correct; remonstrate.
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  1. To reason earnestly with someone in an effort to dissuade or correct; remonstrate.
  2. To reason with a person earnestly, objecting to that person's actions or intentions; remonstrate (with)
  3. To say in protest; object:
To make a violent verbal attack; talk or write bitterly (against); rail
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  1. To make a violent verbal attack; talk or write bitterly (against); rail
  2. To give vent to angry disapproval; protest vehemently.
To be averse to or express disapproval of something:
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  1. To be averse to or express disapproval of something:
  2. To put forward in or as a reason for opposition; offer as criticism:
  3. To bring forward as a reason, instance, etc.; adduce
To express a strong objection to (something):
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  1. To express a strong objection to (something):
  2. (Law) To declare an objection and reservation of rights of (a claim being made) while taking an action that would otherwise imply consent or agreement.
  3. To express disapproval; object; dissent
To say or plead in protest, objection, complaint, etc.
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  1. To say or plead in protest, objection, complaint, etc.
  2. (Obs.) To point out; show; demonstrate
  3. To present and urge reasons in opposition or complaint; protest; object; expostulate
To bounce or ricochet, often in a way that is unexpected or seemingly erratic
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  1. To bounce or ricochet, often in a way that is unexpected or seemingly erratic
  2. To oppose by argument; protest.
  3. (Informal) To object strongly; complain; grumble
To utter a harsh scream; screech.
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  1. To utter a harsh scream; screech.
  2. To utter a loud, harsh cry, as a parrot or chicken does
  3. (Informal) To complain or protest noisily or peevishly.
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