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At all events we have made up our minds to eliminate the Jap, what with one motive and another, and I think we will.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Isabel's brain seemed to eliminate every thought it had ever possessed and hurriedly to remodel down to one agonizing point.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Eliminate the disgraceful epithet from your vocabulary, sir, when you are addressing yours truly.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
But you seem to eliminate the young people themselves as factors in the romance part of it all.
IN THE ONYX LOBBYCAROLYN WELLS
The threads lying alternately on the whip and on metal at the notched ends eliminate any possibility of the parts working loose.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
It will also eliminate almost all the scratching sound caused by a steel needle.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
I suspect that this error must at first have arisen from some confusion between to eliminate and to enucleate.
A SYSTEM OF LOGIC: RATIOCINATIVE AND INDUCTIVEJOHN STUART MILL
The mathematical and logical term "to eliminate" is undergoing a similar destruction.
A SYSTEM OF LOGIC: RATIOCINATIVE AND INDUCTIVEJOHN STUART MILL
He who pulls down the former will win wealth beyond the dreams of avarice; but if he touches the latter he will eliminate mankind.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
He desired to eliminate Myra Bland and all that pertained to her from even casual contact with him.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ELIMINATE

  • abate
  • abolish
  • annihilate
  • blot out
  • demolish
  • deracinate
  • dig up
  • displace
  • do away with
  • eliminate
  • eradicate
  • excavate
  • exile
  • exterminate
  • extirpate
  • extract
  • move
  • overthrow
  • overturn
  • pull up
  • remove
  • root out
  • tear up
  • weed
  • weed out
  • wipe out
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