Usage examples for excludes

  1. It must be added that though the tradition that Socialism excludes the established creeds was overthrown by the Fabians, and the claim of the Christian Socialists to rank with the best of us was insisted on faithfully by them, the Fabian leaders did not break the tradition in their own practice. – The History of the Fabian Society by Edward R. Pease
  2. 4. " Passive prayer," if it excludes the co- operation of free- will, is impossible. – Christian Mysticism by William Ralph Inge
  3. But it is not good, but, on the contrary, pure loss, when habit becomes mechanical, and, instead of making it easier to call up the true motive, excludes that motive, and makes it easy to do the deed without it. – Expositions of Holy Scripture Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers by Alexander Maclaren