Bedeutung von “rule sb/sth out” — Learner’s Dictionary

rule sb/sth out

phrasal verb with rule us uk /ruːl/ verb [ I, T ]

to decide that something or someone is not suitable for a particular purpose, or to decide that something is impossible:

The police have not ruled him out as a suspect.

(Definition von “rule sb/sth out” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)