Definition of exclude:
- To shut out; to hinder from entrance or admission; to debar from participation or enjoyment; to deprive of; to except; -- the opposite to admit; as, to exclude a crowd from a room or house; to exclude the light; to exclude one nation from the ports of another; to exclude a taxpayer from the privilege of voting.
- To thrust out or eject; to expel; as, to exclude young animals from the womb or from eggs.
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- exclude (part of speech: verb)
- seclude (part of speech: verb)
reject (part of speech: verb)
3. Langbaine says, it was acted " with great applause;" but this must refer to its reception after the first night; for the author's own expressions, that " the audience endured it with much patience, and were weary with much good nature and silence," exclude the idea of a brilliant reception on the first representation.- "The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18) The Duke of Guise; Albion and Albanius; Don Sebastian", John Dryden.
- "The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 17", Charles Francis Horne.
- "The Children of the Poor", Jacob A. Riis.