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Synonyms for liquidate
ˈlɪk wɪˌdeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. neutralize, neutralise, liquidate, waste, knock off, do in(verb)

    get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing

    "The mafia liquidated the informer"; "the double agent was neutralized"

    Synonyms:
    rot, cop, nullify, ravage, hook, neutralise, fling off, shave, ware, neutralize, countervail, blow, scourge, lay waste to, counteract, dash off, snitch, desolate, thieve, do in, macerate, scratch off, counterbalance, toss off, squander, languish, negate, devastate, pay off, emaciate, drop, pine away, knock off, consume, glom, waste, run off

  2. liquidate, pay off(verb)

    eliminate by paying off (debts)

    Synonyms:
    make up, do in, pay, buy off, pay back, redeem, get, neutralise, compensate, knock off, fix, pay off, waste, neutralize

  3. liquidate(verb)

    convert into cash

    "I had to liquidate my holdings to pay off my ex-husband"

    Synonyms:
    neutralize, neutralise, waste, do in, pay off, knock off

  4. liquidate(verb)

    settle the affairs of by determining the debts and applying the assets to pay them off

    "liquidate a company"

    Synonyms:
    neutralize, neutralise, waste, do in, pay off, knock off

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. liquidate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    settle, adjust, pay, extinguish, pay off, clear off

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "liquidate":

    settle

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How to use liquidate in a sentence?

  1. Ariel Sharon:

    In Lebanon there was an agreement not to liquidate Yasser Arafat. I'm sorry that we didn't liquidate him.

  2. John Kennedy:

    It does n’t seem likely that someone would want to cut it up and sell it as it would lose too much value. To steal something that John Kennedy ca n’t liquidate is silly.

  3. Stephen Briggs:

    I can't confirm it (Glencore selling metal stocks) ... but it is much easier to liquidate LME (refined) metals than concentrates.

  4. Albert Rivera:

    Do we want the future of Spain to remain in the hands of those who want to liquidate Spain?.

  5. Chief Financial Officer Karen Hoguet:

    We will need to liquidate this inventory in the fourth quarter so that we can maintain the flow of fresh new merchandise.

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