Synonyms for (noun) remove

remove

degree of figurative distance or separation

just one remove from madness or it imitates at many removes a Shakespearean tragedy;

LESS SPECIFIC: distance

Synonyms for (verb) remove

remove, absent

go away or leave

He absented himself

LESS SPECIFIC: disappear, vanish, go away


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

LESS SPECIFIC: shift, transfer


slay, dispatch, polish off, remove, bump off, hit, off, murder

kill intentionally and with premeditation

The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered

LESS SPECIFIC: kill