The more polite meaning is, to not count someone: "Not counting Bill, everyone here is republican."
(BILLを除き、皆がrepublican!) "Not counting Sarah, eveyrone here hates cats." "Except for one mistake, he did a good job!"
The people of Gaytown voted to exclude the excess women, so they'd have more places to Jack Off.
to exclude, to remove
delete (as in, delete a file, but also to eliminate or censor something)
house-cleaning. Not just sweeping, but vacuuming, straightening up, smacking the futon, etc.
|途||on the way||MOVE|
In order to be on your way, you have to MOVE.
If you GO too slowly, you'll be excluded from TOWN.
(everyone is in a hurry there!)
|険||steep / risky||RISK|
Japanese exclude the EXCESS foreigners because the RISK is too steep.