Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) remove (degree of figurative distance or separation) "just one remove from madness"; "it imitates at many removes a Shakespearean tragedy"
- S: (v) remove, take, take away, withdraw (remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract) "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
- S: (v) remove (remove from a position or an office)
- S: (v) get rid of, remove (dispose of) "Get rid of these old shoes!"; "The company got rid of all the dead wood"
- S: (v) take out, move out, remove (cause to leave) "The teacher took the children out of the classroom"
- S: (v) remove, transfer (shift the position or location of, as for business, legal, educational, or military purposes) "He removed his children to the countryside"; "Remove the troops to the forest surrounding the city"; "remove a case to another court"
- S: (v) absent, remove (go away or leave) "He absented himself"
- S: (v) murder, slay, hit, dispatch, bump off, off, polish off, remove (kill intentionally and with premeditation) "The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered"
- S: (v) remove, take away (get rid of something abstract) "The death of her mother removed the last obstacle to their marriage"; "God takes away your sins"