discharge


discharge
discharge [n1] setting free acquittal, clearance, disimprisonment, exoneration, liberation, pardon, parole, probation, release, remittance; concept 127 —Ant. hold, imprisonment, incarceration, keep, retention discharge [n2] dismissal from responsibility ax, bounce, bum’s rush*, congé, demobilization, ejection, gate, old heave ho*, pink slip*, the boot*, the door*, walking papers*; concepts 324,351 —Ant. assignment, delegation, employment, engagement, hiring  discharge [n3] detonation barrage, blast, burst, explosion, firing, fusillade, report, salvo, shot, shower, volley; concept 521 —Ant. loading discharge [n4] pouring forth elimination, emission, emptying, excretion, exudation, flow, ooze, pus, secretion, seepage, shower, suppuration, vent, voiding; concepts 179,748 —Ant. damming discharge [n5] unloading disburdening, emptying, unburdening, unlading; concept 211 —Ant. loading discharge [n6] carrying out of responsibility accomplishment, achievement, execution, fulfillment, observance, performance; concept 706 discharge [n7] payment of debt acquittal, disbursement, liquidation, satisfaction, settlement; concepts 341,344 —Ant. indebtedness, owing discharge [v1] set free absolve, acquit, allow to go*, clear, disimprison, dismiss, emancipate, exonerate, expel, liberate, loose, loosen, manumit, oust, pardon, release, unbind, unchain, unshackle; concept 127 —Ant. detain, hold, imprison, keep discharge [v2] dismiss from responsibility absolve, ax, boot out*, bounce, bump, bust, can*, cashier, disburden, discard, disencumber, dispense, displace, eject, excuse, exempt, expel, fire, freeze out*, give one notice, kick out, lay off, let go, let off, let one go, let out, lock out*, nix*, oust, privilege from, relieve, remove, replace, ride out on rail*, run out of town*, show the door*, spare, supersede, supplant, terminate, unload; concepts 324,351 —Ant. assign, delegate, employ, engage, hire  discharge [v3] detonate weapon blast, explode, fire, let off, set off, shoot, shoot off; concept 179 —Ant. load discharge [v4] pour forth break out, disembogue, dispense, ejaculate, emit, empty, erupt, excrete, exude, give off, gush, leak, ooze, release, send forth, spew, void, vomit; concepts 152,179 —Ant. dam discharge [v5] unload carry away, disburden, empty, off-load, remove, remove cargo, send, take away, take off, unburden, unlade, unpack, unship, unstow; concept 211 —Ant. load discharge [v6] carry out responsibility accomplish, achieve, do, execute, fulfill, meet, observe, perform; concept 91 discharge [v7] pay, settle debt clear, honor, liquidate, meet, pay up, quit, relieve, satisfy, square up; concept 341 —Ant. owe  discharge [v8] invalidate agreement abrogate, annul, cancel, dissolve, quash, render void, vacate, void; concept 121

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  • discharge — dis·charge 1 /dis chärj, dis ˌchärj/ vt 1: to release from an obligation: as a: to relieve of a duty under an instrument (as a contract or a negotiable instrument); also: to render (an instrument) no longer enforceable a formal instrument...may… …   Law dictionary

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  • Discharge — in the context to expel or to let go may refer to: A military discharge, issued when a member of the armed forces is released from service Termination of employment, the end of an employee s duration with an employer A patient discharge, the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Discharge — Dis*charge , n. [Cf. F. d[ e]charge. See {Discharge}, v. t.] 1. The act of discharging; the act of relieving of a charge or load; removal of a load or burden; unloading; as, the discharge of a ship; discharge of a cargo. [1913 Webster] 2. Firing… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Discharge — live in Rom 2006 Logo von Discharge …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Discharge — Dis*charge , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Discharged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Discharging}.] [OE. deschargen, dischargen, OF. deschargier, F. d[ e]charger; pref. des (L. dis) + chargier, F. charger. See {Charge}.] 1. To relieve of a charge, load, or burden; to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Discharge — en concert à Rome en 2006 Pays d’origine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • discharge — An order from the Bankruptcy Court releasing the debtor from any and all dischargeable debts which arose prior to the petition date (SA Bankruptcy.com) The legal elimination of debt through a bankruptcy case. When a debt is discharged, it is no… …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • Discharge — Dis*charge , v. i. To throw off or deliver a load, charge, or burden; to unload; to emit or give vent to fluid or other contents; as, the water pipe discharges freely. [1913 Webster] The cloud, if it were oily or fatty, would not discharge. Bacon …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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