- Word Combinations (verb)
|part of speech:
||to dismiss from a position of trust or responsibility, esp. for serious breach of duty.
- discharge, dismiss, drum out, fire, lay off, oust
- similar words:
- boot, deep-six, defrock, disbar, expel, sack, suspend, unfrock
||banish, blackball, degrade, discharge, dismiss, displace, fire, oust