Definitions for do away with

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extinguish, eliminate, get rid of, do away with(verb)

    terminate, end, or take out

    "Let's eliminate the course on Akkadian hieroglyphics"; "Socialism extinguished these archaic customs"; "eliminate my debts"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. do away with(verb)ʊ

    to get rid of sth

    those who would like to do away with private education

  2. do away withʊ

    to kill sb

    He was suspected of doing away with his wife.


  1. do away with(Verb)

    To destroy, eliminate, or make an end of.

Translations for do away with

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

do away with

to get rid of

They did away with uniforms at that school years ago.

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