Meaning of EXCLUSION in English




The ~ of something is the act of deliberately not using, allowing, or considering it.

It calls for the ~ of all commercial lending institutions from the college loan program...

N-VAR: oft N of n


Exclusion is the act of preventing someone from entering a place or taking part in an activity.

...women’s ~ from political power...

N-UNCOUNT: usu with poss, oft N from n


If you do one thing to the ~ of something else, you only do the first thing and do not do the second thing at all.

Diane had dedicated her life to caring for him to the ~ of all else.

PHRASE: usu PHR after v, PHR n

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