Textual thesaurus for "dismiss"

(verb) dissolve

declare void

The President dissolved the parliament and called for new elections

(verb) brush aside, brush off, ignore, push aside, discount, disregard

bar from attention or consideration

She dismissed his advances

(verb) throw out

cease to consider; put out of judicial consideration

This case is dismissed!

(verb) usher out

end one's encounter with somebody by causing or permitting the person to leave

I was dismissed after I gave my report

(verb) can, displace, send away, sack, terminate, fire, force out, give notice, give the axe, give the sack

terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position

The boss fired his secretary today; The company terminated 25% of its workers

(verb) send away, send packing, drop

stop associating with

They dropped her after she had a child out of wedlock