Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


He can tinker up almost anything, and that eliminates the blacksmith.

In one case, where Mark has a slur on physicians, Luke eliminates it.

"Then that eliminates all but some member of the office staff," says Old Hickory.

It eliminates all difference which may exist between a perception and an emotion.

That eliminates all the others except three—Morton's, Sebring's, and Rothstein's.

It eliminates alike that which is better than the environment and that which is worse.

This eliminates the washing of dishes with the strong fishy odor.

Yes; but this eliminates the necessity for making a contract, because this gives certain people rights.

In representing this technically he simplifies, emphasises, eliminates and abstracts.

This eliminates the idea that the cave adapted the animals for the life in the dark.