Synonyms for Dismiss:
n.pink slip, deceive yourself, shoot down, close your mind to something, not hear of it, put your foot down, boot. pension off, send, give someone notice, ease out, pay off. chuck, bump. give up, skip, give over. •dismiss (noun)
discount, throw out, ignore, give the axe, give notice, can, terminate, fire, brush off, usher out, force out, push aside, disregard, brush aside, send away, sack.
excuse, free, absolve, discharge, pardon, defray, liberate, exculpate, clear, vindicate, acquit, exonerate, forgive.
disavow, obliterate, undo, withdraw, efface, divorce, revoke, eradicate, retract, negate, veto, nullify, abolish, neutralize, extinguish, destroy, repudiate, refute, eliminate, delete, Disaffirm, deny, dissolve, annul, abnegate, invalidate.
forbear, tolerate, relent, remit, forget, overlook, show mercy, condone.
disengage, emancipate, set free, let loose, deliver.
•put out of one's mind (verb)
dispel, disregard, spurn, repulse, disdain.
decline, disdain, disincline, repulse, refuse, disagree.
•remove from job, responsibility (verb)
lay off, disqualify, discharge, impeach, cashier, can, recall, ax, unseat, sack, terminate, bounce, fire, shut out, drop, bump, suspend.
cancel, rid, dispel, dispose, forsake, leave, abandon, disown, desert, vent, drop, relinquish, waive, reject, forgo, release, shed, jettison, part with, renounce, disclaim, discard, abdicate, surrender, vacate, relegate, capitulate, let go.
•send away, remove; free (verb)
clear, dispense with, reject, detach, supersede, brush off, disperse, divorce, dispose of, chase, discard, push aside, outlaw, dispatch, deport, repudiate, relegate, repel, abolish, dissolve, rid, relinquish, shed, force out, chuck, turn out, do without, boot, decline, let go, let out, bundle, release.
apologize, avenge, mitigate.
ease out, pink slip. exclude, unseat, recall, dispossess, shut out, spurn, remove, set-aside, nix, repel, cashier. bounce, pay off, shoot down. chuck, skip, turn out. bump. lay off. •brush aside
let loose, let out, set free.
shoot down, jettison.
•Other relevant words:
cashier, force out, pink slip, adjourn, pension off, dethrone, give over, disregard, bust, recall, get rid of, send away, bump, detach, brush aside, throw out, run out, give up, fire, send, disqualify, push aside, supersede, brush off, give the axe, outlaw, bounce, impeach, discount, give notice, dispossess, chase, shut out, dispatch, skip, deport, repel, spurn, can, remove, unseat, ignore, excommunicate, suspend, do without, ax, dispose of, bundle, blackball, disperse, terminate, nix, turn down, sack, recess, boot, usher out, let out, exclude, lay off, replace, dispense with, rout, chuck.
Usage examples for dismiss
You will dismiss it, madame? – Max by Katherine Cecil Thurston