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Engelsk substantiv: remove

1. remove (om egenskap) degree of figurative distance or separation

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningJust one remove from madness.
It imitates at many removes a Shakespearean tragedy.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdistance

Engelsk verb: remove

1. remove (om endring) remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRemove a threat.
Remove a wrapper.
Remove the dirty dishes from the table.
Take the gun from your pocket.
This machine withdraws heat from the environment.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey want to remove the doors

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)take, take away, withdraw

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

Mere spesifikke uttrykkablate, amputate, aspirate, bail, bail out, bale out, bear away, bear off, bone, brush, bur, burl, burr, cancel, carry away, carry off, carve out, cast, cast off, chip away, chip away at, circumcise, clean, clean, clean, clean, clean, clear, clear, clear away, clear off, clear out, clear up, condense, cream, cream off, crumb, cut into, cut off, de-iodinate, de-ionate, debone, decalcify, decarbonise, decarbonize, decarburise, decarburize, decoke, decorticate, defang, defuse, degas, dehorn, delete, delouse, delve, demineralise, demineralize, depilate, descale, desorb, detoxicate, detoxify, detusk, dig, dig, disburden, discharge, disembowel, disinvest, dislodge, dismantle, divest, draw, draw, draw, draw, draw, draw away, draw off, draw off, draw out, draw out, dredge, drive out, drop, eliminate, empty, enucleate, enucleate, epilate, eviscerate, eviscerate, excavate, exenterate, expectorate, extirpate, extract, flick, free, get out, gut, harvest, head, hollow, hull, husk, hypophysectomise, hypophysectomize, knock out, lade, laden, ladle, leach, leach, lift, lift, lift, lift out, muck, offsaddle, pick, pick, pit, pull, pull, pull, pull off, pull out, pull out, pull up, ream, resect, scale, scalp, scavenge, scoop, scoop out, scoop up, seed, shake off, shed, shell, shell, shuck, shuck, skim, skim off, spoon, stem, stone, string, strip, strip, strip, strip, strip, strip, strip, suck out, take away, take away, take off, take out, take out, take out, take out, take out, take out, take out, take up, tear away, tear off, throw, throw away, throw off, tip, turn over, tusk, unburden, undock, undress, unhinge, unpack, unsaddle, unstring, unveil, wash, wash away, wash off, wash out, wear away, wear off, weed, winnow, wipe away, wipe off, withdraw

2. remove (om adferd) remove from a position or an office

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbench, boot out, can, dismiss, displace, drop, drum out, expel, fire, force out, give notice, give the axe, give the sack, invalid, kick out, oust, pull off, sack, send away, terminate, throw out, unseat, winkle out

3. remove (om forhold) dispose of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGet rid of these old shoes!.
The company got rid of all the dead wood.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)get rid of

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

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcast aside, cast away, cast out, chuck out, comb out, cull, de-aerate, deaerate, decaffeinate, decarbonate, decerebrate, dechlorinate, defat, defibrinate, degrease, deionize, delist, delocalize, deoxygenate, destain, desulfurize, desulphurize, detick, devein, discard, dispose, ditch, dump, fettle, flense, flesh, fling, kern, pith, put away, scum, slough off, throw away, throw out, toss, toss away, toss out, unbridle, unmuzzle, weed out, work off

4. remove (om adferd) cause to leave

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe teacher took the children out of the classroom.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)move out, take out

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

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcall in, clear, estrange


5. remove (om bevegelse) shift the position or location of, as for business, legal, educational, or military purposes

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe removed his children to the countryside.
Remove the troops to the forest surrounding the city.
Remove a case to another court.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)transfer

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

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkshift, transfer

6. remove (om endring) go away or leave

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe absented himself.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)absent

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdisappear, go away, vanish

7. remove (om adferd) kill intentionally and with premeditation

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)bump off, dispatch, hit, murder, off, polish off, slay

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkkill

Mere spesifikke uttrykkburke, execute

8. remove (om endring) get rid of something abstract

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe death of her mother removed the last obstacle to their marriage.
God takes away your sins.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)take away

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mere spesifikke uttrykkwash away

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