from The Century Dictionary.

  • Thrown back: in entomology, noting the scutellum when it is exteriorly visible, but lies between the pronotum and the elytra, instead of between the bases of the latter, as in the coleopterous genus Passalus.

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of reject.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective rebuffed (by a lover) without warning


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