exclude

[ik-sklood]
verb (used with object), excluded, excluding.
1.
to shut or keep out; prevent the entrance of.
2.
to shut out from consideration, privilege, etc.: Employees and their relatives were excluded from participation in the contest.
3.
to expel and keep out; thrust out; eject: He was excluded from the club for infractions of the rules.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English < Latin exclūdere to shut out, cut off, equivalent to ex- ex-1 + -clūdere (combining form of claudere to close)

excluder, noun
exclusory [ik-skloo-suh-ree, -zuh-ree] , adjective
preexclude, verb (used with object), preexcluded, preexcluding.
unexcluded, adjective
unexcluding, adjective


1. bar, prohibit, except, omit, preclude. 3. reject.


1. include.
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exclude (ɪkˈskluːd)
 
vb
1.  to keep out; prevent from entering
2.  to reject or not consider; leave out
3.  to expel forcibly; eject
4.  to debar from school, either temporarily or permanently, as a form of punishment
 
[C14: from Latin exclūdere, from claudere to shut]
 
ex'cludable
 
adj
 
ex'cludible
 
adj
 
ex'cluder
 
n

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exclude
late 14c., from L. excludere "keep out, shut out, hinder," from ex- "out" + claudere "to close, shut" (see close (v.)). Related: Excluded; excluding.
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Example sentences
None are excluded from achieving that diversification of pursuits among the
  people which brings wealth and contentment.
But for metaphors, they are in this case utterly excluded.
They will be excluded from scholarships and banned from working while studying.
The costs of alphabet soup degrees have in large measure been excluded from
  bankruptcy protections.
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