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Engelsk udsagnsord: eliminate

1. eliminate (om ændring) terminate, end, or take out

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLet's eliminate the course on Akkadian hieroglyphics.
Socialism extinguished these archaic customs.
Eliminate my debts.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)do away with, extinguish, get rid of

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdestroy, destruct

Mere specifikke termercancel out, cut, cut out, decouple, decouple, drown, except, exclude, extinguish, knock out, leave off, leave out, obliterate, omit, prune, rationalise, rationalize, snuff out, take out, wipe out

2. eliminate (om tilstand) do away with

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)obviate, rid of

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mere specifikke termerclose out, preclude, rule out

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)necessitate, need, require, call for, demand, postulate, involve, ask, take

3. eliminate (om ændring) kill in large numbers

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe plague wiped out an entire population.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey want to eliminate the prisoners

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)annihilate, carry off, decimate, eradicate, extinguish, wipe out

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerkill

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningdecimate

4. eliminate (om erkendelse) dismiss from consideration or a contest

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningJohn was ruled out as a possible suspect because he had a strong alibi.
This possibility can be eliminated from our consideration.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)reject, rule out, winnow out

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

5. eliminate (i anatomi) eliminate from the body

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPass a kidney stone.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)egest, excrete, pass

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdischarge, eject, exhaust, expel, release

Mere specifikke termerbarf, be sick, ca-ca, cast, cat, chuck, crap, defecate, disgorge, empty, evacuate, exudate, exude, honk, make, make, make water, micturate, ooze, ooze out, pass water, pee, pee-pee, perspire, piddle, piss, puddle, puke, purge, regorge, regurgitate, relieve oneself, retch, shit, sick, spend a penny, spew, spue, stool, sudate, sweat, take a crap, take a leak, take a shit, throw up, transude, upchuck, urinate, urinate, void, vomit, vomit up, wee, wee-wee

6. eliminate (om konkurrence) remove from a contest or race

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe cyclist has eliminated all the competitors in the race.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerbeat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish

7. eliminate (om ændring) remove (an unknown variable) from two or more equations

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerremove, take, take away, withdraw

Overordnet emneområdemath, mathematics, maths

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