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1. terminate

verb. ['ˈtɝːməˌneɪt'] bring to an end or halt.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • close out
  • complete
  • cease
  • decide
  • stamp out
  • axe
  • press out
  • phase out
  • stub out
  • conclude
  • resolve
  • nail down
  • dissolve
  • interrupt
  • change
  • break off
  • cloture
  • close
  • abort
  • culminate
  • lift
  • closure
  • settle
  • adjudicate
  • finalise
  • end
  • stop
  • break up
  • discontinue
  • raise
  • extinguish
  • ax
  • modify
  • kill
  • finalize
  • break
  • crush out

Antonyms

  • phase in
  • open
  • defeat
  • beginning

Etymology

  • terminatus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Terminate

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Example sentences of the word terminate


1. Verb, base form
You also can include the date on which the lease is set to terminate and the current rent paid.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
They terminate in alveoli, the site for gas exchange, which are tiny sacs surrounded by capillaries.

2. terminate

verb. ['ˈtɝːməˌneɪt'] have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical.

Synonyms

  • go out
  • run out
  • cease
  • climax
  • run short
  • conclude
  • pass away
  • close
  • turn out
  • culminate
  • break
  • vanish
  • come out
  • lapse
  • go
  • go away
  • end
  • stop
  • disappear
  • break up
  • discontinue
  • run low
  • cut out
  • adjourn
  • recess

Antonyms

  • continue
  • imperfection
  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize

Etymology

  • terminatus (Latin)

3. terminate

verb. ['ˈtɝːməˌneɪt'] terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position.

Synonyms

  • send away
  • dismiss
  • pension off
  • give the sack
  • clean out
  • force out
  • send packing
  • can
  • give notice
  • drop
  • sack
  • squeeze out
  • give the axe
  • remove
  • retire
  • displace
  • furlough
  • lay off

Antonyms

  • victory
  • start
  • middle
  • refrain

Etymology

  • terminatus (Latin)

4. terminate

verb. ['ˈtɝːməˌneɪt'] be the end of; be the last or concluding part of.

Synonyms

  • end
  • be

Antonyms

  • enable
  • loosen
  • depersonalize

Etymology

  • terminatus (Latin)
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