What does do away with mean?

Definitions for do away with

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word do away with.

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"


  1. do away with(Verb)

    To destroy, eliminate, or make an end of.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of do away with in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of do away with in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Karla Souza:

    How to Get Away with Murder.

  2. Andy Warhol:

    Art is anything you can get away with.

  3. Donald Trump:

    The hedge fund guys are getting away with murder.

  4. Andrew Adkins:

    They’re doing away with everything we were promised.

  5. Abbie Hoffman:

    The first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it.

Images & Illustrations of do away with

  1. do away withdo away withdo away with

Translations for do away with

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for do away with »


Find a translation for the do away with definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these do away with definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"do away with." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 23 Mar. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/do away with>.

Are we missing a good definition for do away with? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for do away with:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.