Exclude - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪkˈskluːd|  American pronunciation of the word exclude
Brit.  |ɪkˈskluːd|  British pronunciation of the word exclude

verb

- prevent from being included or considered or accepted(syn: except, omit)

The bad results were excluded from the report

- prevent from entering; shut out(syn: shut)

This policy excludes people who have a criminal record from entering the country

- lack or fail to include

The cost for the trip excludes food and beverages

- prevent from entering; keep out (syn: bar, debar)
- put out or expel from a place(syn: eject)

The unruly student was excluded from the game

Examples

You can share files with some people on the network while excluding others.

The prices on the menu exclude tax.

The judges decided to exclude evidence which had been unfairly attained.

Some of the data was specifically excluded from the report.

The press had been deliberately excluded from the event.

Sarah heard the other girls talking and laughing and felt excluded.

Social workers have excluded sexual abuse as a reason for the child's disappearance.

At this stage we cannot entirely exclude the possibility of staff cuts.

The bad results were excluded from the report

This policy excludes people who have a criminal record from entering the country

The cost for the trip excludes food and beverages

The unruly student was excluded from the game

He was trying to exclude David from the conversation and show him how de trop he was.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: exclude
he/she/it: excludes
present participle: excluding
past tense: excluded
past participle: excluded
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