Usage examples for dismisses

  1. It will set you down at the very place you seek; you need walk neither to it nor from it; a nod, a glance, summons it or dismisses – London Films by W.D. Howells
  2. One of these success- before- you- wake- to- morrow- morning schools of business instruction dismisses the fact which has remained true through three thousand years of change, namely, that there is no short cut to success, as a myth, and even goes so far as to say that it is almost impossible to achieve success to- day by working for it. – The Book of Business Etiquette by Nella Henney
  3. Stepping forward he dismisses them all, depriving them of their fortunes and estates. – Oscar Wilde by Leonard Cresswell Ingleby