Bedeutung von “exception” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /ɪkˈsep·ʃən/

someone or something that is not included in a rule, group, or list:

There are exceptions to every rule.
I like all kinds of movies, with the exception of horror movies.
make an exception

to treat someone differently from all other people:

I don’t usually accept credit cards but for you I’ll make an exception.

(Definition von “exception” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)