excepted Definition

  • 1not including; with the exclusion of
  • 2to leave out or exclude someone or something

Using excepted: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "excepted" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    Everyone was invited to the party excepted John.

  • Example

    All the books were on the shelf excepted the red one.

  • Example

    The new policy applies to all employees, excepted those who have been with the company for over 10 years.

excepted Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: excepted in Brief

'Excepted' [ikˈseptɪd] means 'not including; with the exclusion of'. It is used to indicate that someone or something is left out or excluded from a group or list. For example, 'Everyone was invited to the party excepted John.' 'Excepted' is an adjective and its synonyms include 'excluding', 'omitting', and 'leaving out'.