Synonyms of exception in English:

exception


See definition of exception

noun

1‘an unexpected outcome was more the rule than the exception’

SYNONYMS

anomaly, irregularity, deviation, special case, departure, inconsistency, quirk, peculiarity, abnormality, oddity

misfit

informal freak


Phrases

    take exception

      ‘they took exception to the story we printed’

      SYNONYMS

      object, raise an objection, express objections

      be offended by, take offence at, take umbrage at, resent, demur at, disagree with, cavil at, argue against, protest against, lodge a protest against, take a stand against, oppose, complain about

      informal

      kick up a fuss about, kick up a stink about, beef about, gripe about

      ANTONYMS

      approve of

    with the exception of

      ‘everyone shook their heads with the exception of Alice’

      SYNONYMS

      except, except for, excepting, excluding, not including, omitting, leaving out, not counting, but, besides, barring, bar, other than, exclusive of, saving, save, apart from, aside from

      with the omission of, with the exclusion of

      informal

      outside of

      archaic

      forbye

      ANTONYMS

      including