1 Often, exclude from. keep out or away, lock or shut out, ban, bar, debar, prohibit, interdict, forbid, proscribe, deny, refuse, disallow:
Women are excluded from participating in certain religious ceremonies. Must we exclude Maria, too?
2 eliminate, leave out, reject, omit, except, preclude, repudiate, count out:
Exclude them from consideration as candidates.
3 eject, evict, expel, oust, get rid of, remove, throw out, Colloq toss out, Slang bounce:
He was excluded from the club because of his behaviour.