rejection slip
noun Date: 1906 a printed slip enclosed with a rejected manuscript returned by an editor to an author

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rejection slip — n. a form or note from a publisher, rejecting a work submitted for possible publication …   English World dictionary

  • rejection slip — rejec′tion slip n. a notification of rejection attached by a publisher to a manuscript before returning the work to its author • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • rejection slip — a notification of rejection, attached by a publisher to a manuscript before returning the work to its author. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • rejection slip — noun : a printed slip enclosed with a rejected manuscript returned by an editor (as of a magazine) to an author or his agent …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rejection slip — Извещение издателя с отказом от публикации …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • slip — I n. error 1) to make a slip (of the tongue) 2) a Freudian slip escape (colloq.) 3) to give smb. the slip piece of paper 4) a credit (BE), deposit slip (in a bank); a sales slip (AE) 5) a call slip ( request for a library book ) 6) a pink slip (… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • rejection — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ outright, total, wholesale ▪ explicit ▪ deliberate ▪ knee jerk ▪ There is often a …   Collocations dictionary

  • rejection — n 1. refusal, denial, turndown, declination; forbiddance, veto, disallowance, interdiction, proscription, negation; Law. disaffirmation; abnegation. 2. rebuff, repulse, repulsion, repelling, repellence, repellency; Sl. brush off, Inf. the cold… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • slip — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 mistake ADJECTIVE ▪ little, slight ▪ unfortunate ▪ accidental ▪ occasional ▪ Freu …   Collocations dictionary

  • Blue slip — A blue slip or blue slipping refers to two different legislative procedures in the United States Congress.In the House, it refers to the rejection slip given to Senate tax and spending bills which have not originated in the House in the first… …   Wikipedia

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