How to Conjugate Rule Out
- Infinitive: Rule Out
- Present Tense: Rule Out/ Rules Out
- -ing Form: Ruling Out
- Past Tense: Ruled Out
- Past Participle: Ruled Out
Definitions of Rule Out:
1. When someone or something is excluded as a possibility.
Examples: The wife was ruled out as a suspect due to lack of evidence connecting her to her husband’s murder.
The movies should be ruled out as an option for a first date.
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