Synonyms for eliminate
|Grammar : Verb|
|Spell : ih-lim-uh-neyt|
|Phonetic Transcription : ɪˈlɪm əˌneɪt|
Top 10 synonyms for eliminate Other synonyms for the word eliminate
- blot out
- bump off
- cast out
- count out
- cut out
- dispense with
- do away with
- drive out
- leave out
- phase out
- put out
- rub out
- rule out
- set aside
- shut the door on
- stamp out
- take out
- wipe out
Définition of eliminateOrigin :
- 1560s, from Latin eliminatus, past participle of eliminare "thrust out of doors, expel," from ex limine "off the threshold," from ex "off, out" (see ex-) + limine, ablative of limen "threshold" (see limit (n.)).
- Used literally at first; sense of "exclude" first attested 1714; sense of "expel waste from the body" is c.1795. Related: Eliminated; eliminating; eliminative; eliminatory.
- verb remove, throw out
- To attempt to eliminate fear and retain this concept of God is vain.
- Extract from : « The Conquest of Fear » by Basil King
- Also I noted the absence of the Mixer and wondered how the host had contrived to eliminate her.
- Extract from : « Ruggles of Red Gap » by Harry Leon Wilson
- The knowledge we gain from you has enabled us to eliminate at least half of our microbes.
- Extract from : « Astounding Stories of Super-Science, November, 1930 » by Various
- And chief instigator of the trouble we've been sent to eliminate.
- Extract from : « Priestess of the Flame » by Sewell Peaslee Wright
- If we eliminate the three first, the unknown remainder will be justice.
- Extract from : « The Republic » by Plato
- In general, we must eliminate the disease by preventing its transmission from the sick to the well.
- Extract from : « Rural Hygiene » by Henry N. Ogden
- Loss is met with at each step, and the great problem is to eliminate this waste.
- Extract from : « Electricity for Boys » by J. S. Zerbe
- We do not eliminate the moral will but we remove some unfair obstacles from its path.
- Extract from : « Psychotherapy » by Hugo Mnsterberg
- But, you may rightly say, this will not eliminate the unearned incomes.
- Extract from : « Socialism » by John Spargo
- The punishing of evil-doers did more than eliminate them from his threshold.
- Extract from : « Erik Dorn » by Ben Hecht
Antonyms for eliminate
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