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Denounce v. Reject

From NBC/NJ's Aswini Anburajan
For the word-o-philes out there, Obama wins with the word denounce which is more applicable to use when you find someone's positions distasteful
 
re·ject  -a verb used as an object...
1. to refuse to have, take, recognize, etc.: to reject the offer of a better job. 
2. to refuse to grant (a request, demand, etc.). 

de·nounce  -verb (used with object), -nounced, -nounc·ing. 1. to condemn or censure openly or publicly: to denounce a politician as morally corrupt. 

1. to condemn or censure openly or publicly: to denounce a politician as morally corrupt.