1. prevent from being included or considered or accepted

- The bad results were excluded from the report

Similar word(s): except, omit

Definition categories: cognition, eliminate, extinguish

2. prevent from entering; shut out

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

Similar word(s): shut

Definition categories: social, keep, prevent

3. lack or fail to include

- The cost for the trip excludes food and beverages

Definition categories: stative, lack, miss

4. prevent from entering; keep out

Similar word(s): bar, debar

Definition categories: communication, disallow, forbid, interdict, nix, prohibit, proscribe, veto

5. put out or expel from a place

- The unruly student was excluded from the game

Similar word(s): eject

Definition categories: contact, expel

Sentences with exclude as a verb:

- to exclude young animals from the womb or from eggs