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Another word for dismiss

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Verb
  1. To end the employment or service of

      1. A bag, especially one made of strong material for holding grain or objects in bulk.
      2. The amount that a sack can hold:
      3. A short loose-fitting garment for women and children.
      1. Used to indicate physical or mental ability:
      2. Used to indicate possession of a specified power, right, or privilege:
      3. Used to indicate possession of a specified capability or skill:
      1. To rebound after having struck an object or a surface.
      2. To move jerkily; bump:
      3. To bound:
      1. A durable covering for the foot and part or much of the leg, usually made of leather, fabric, plastic, or rubber.
      2. A protective covering, especially a sheath to enclose the base of a floor-mounted gear shift lever in a car or truck.
      3. An automobile trunk.
      1. A notice of termination of employment.
      1. A rapid, persistent chemical change that releases heat and light and is accompanied by flame, especially the exothermic oxidation of a combustible substance:
      2. A specific instance of this change that destroys something:
      3. A burning fuel:
      1. A tool with a bladed, usually heavy head mounted crosswise on a handle, used for felling trees or chopping wood.
      2. Any of various bladed, handheld implements used as a cutting tool or weapon.
      3. A sudden termination of employment:
      1. To bring to an end or halt:
      2. To occur at or form the end of; conclude or finish:
      3. To discontinue the employment of; dismiss:
      1. To set free from confinement or bondage:
      2. To set free from physical restraint or binding; let go:
      3. To cause or allow to move away or spread from a source or place of confinement:
      1. The smallest quantity of liquid heavy enough to fall in a spherical mass.
      2. Liquid medicine administered in drops.
      3. A small quantity of a substance:
      1. To release, as from confinement, care, or duty:
      2. To let go; empty out:
      3. To pour forth; emit:
      1. The officer of a bank or business concern in charge of paying and receiving money.
      2. A store employee who handles cash transactions with customers.
  2. To direct or allow to leave

      1. To cause to be conveyed by an intermediary to a destination:
      2. To dispatch, as by a communications medium:
      3. To direct to go on a mission:
  3. To cease consideration or treatment of

      1. To move by hopping on one foot and then the other.
      2. To leap lightly about.
      3. To bounce over or be deflected from a surface; skim or ricochet:
      1. A term used to describe a transaction between three brokers in which one does not use his/her name. For example, a broker receives a buy order that he or she can’t transact. The broker asks a second broker to handle the order. So the second broker buys the stock from a third broker on behalf of the first broker’s client. The transaction is recorded in the records of the firms and exchange as if the first broker was never involved. A term used to describe a transaction between three brokers in which one does not use his/her name. For example, a broker receives a buy order that he or she can’t transact. The broker asks a second broker to handle the order. So the second broker buys the stock from a third broker on behalf of the first broker’s client. The transaction is recorded in the records of the firms and exchange as if the first broker was never involved.
      1. (now rare) To give up, hand over, surrender (something).
      2. To entrust (something) to another.
      3. To devote or resign to a particular purpose or activity; to yield completely.
      1. The smallest quantity of liquid heavy enough to fall in a spherical mass.
      2. Liquid medicine administered in drops.
      3. A small quantity of a substance:
  4. To rid one's mind of

    See also:

    keep

  5. To be unwilling to accept, consider, or receive

Another word for dismiss

Verb
  1. To send away

  2. To remove an employee