From Vulgar Latin *reiectare, from Latin rēiectus (“thrown back; rejected”), perfect passive participle of rēiciō (“I throw back; I repel; I reject”), from re- (“re-”) + iaciō (“I throw; I hurl”). Cognate with Portuguese rejeitar.
- to reject (to refuse to accept)
- to disapprove (to refuse to approve)
- (medicine) to reject a transplanted organ
- (intransitive) to shit
Conjugation of rexeitar