dismiss (Verb) - /dis·miss/ - /disˈmis/

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English to Tamil Dictionary Meaning of 'dismiss'


dismiss = அகற்று, வெளியேற்று

English to English meaning of 'dismiss'


1. declare void; "The President dissolved the parliament and called for new elections"
2. bar from attention or consideration; "She dismissed his advances"
3. cease to consider; put out of judicial consideration; "This case is dismissed!"
4. end one''s encounter with somebody by causing or permitting the person to leave; "I was dismissed after I gave my report"
5. terminate the employment of; "The boss fired his secretary today"; "The company terminated 25% of its workers"
6. stop associating with; "They dropped her after she had a child out of wedlock"

Related Phrases of 'dismiss'


1. judgment of dismissal - a judgment disposing of the matter without a trial
2. judgement of dismissal - a judgment disposing of the matter without a trial

Synonyms of 'dismiss'


ax (or axe), bounce, can, cashier, discharge, fire, muster out, pink-slip, release, remove, retire, sack, terminate, turn off, send packing, show (one) the door

Antonyms of 'dismiss'


employ, engage, hire, retain, sign (up or on), take on

Examples of 'dismiss'


1. I don't think we should dismiss the matter lightly.
2. Schools dismiss early as Pa. prepares for snow. Read Article
3. Several employees were recently dismissed.
4. Opposition parties dismiss possible loan deal because of no interest rate deferral. Read Article
5. Saints dismiss Spagnuolo after one year. Read Article
6. Caswell schools dismiss around 10:15 a. Read Article
7. The students were dismissed early because of the snowstorm.
8. A judge is refusing to dismiss a pair of challenges to the Florida Senate's redistricting map. Read Article

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