Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for taking away?

Need synonyms for taking away? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
The act or process of confiscating
“Surely, the judge can order the taking away of his money and anything else he possesses.”
Noun
The action of assuming possession or power of
Noun
The action of deducting or subtracting something
Noun
The act of canceling or putting an end to something
Noun
The act of forcefully dispossessing or depriving someone of something
Noun
Reduction or decrease
Noun
The act of taking away (someone) by force
Verb
Present participle for to remove something from a place
“Joe telephoned Goodwill to arrange for a truck to come out later that afternoon and take away the junk from the spare closet.”
Verb
Present participle for to dispossess a person of something, either material or abstract
“He is really a baldfaced liar and a blackguard at heart, and you can see it for yourself if you take away his possessions.”
Verb
Present participle for to subtract from a total
“If I gave Bob three apples and you take away two, how many does Bob have left?”
Verb
Present participle for to appropriate or lay claim to something for oneself without right
more ❯
Verb
Present participle for to put an end to, especially formally
more ❯
Verb
Present participle for to excise or remove through cutting
Verb
Present participle for to publicly denounce
Verb
Present participle for imprison or confine
more ❯
Verb
Present participle for to remove people from a place
Verb
Present participle for to remove a substance by rubbing
Verb
Present participle for to unload or discharge, typically cargo
Verb
Present participle for to delete or remove something that was written or recorded
Verb
Present participle for to take away from
Verb
Present participle for to stop or obstruct someone or something in progress or motion
Verb
Present participle for to anticipate and prevent or bypass (something which would otherwise have been necessary or required)
Verb
Present participle for to remove or destroy entirely
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2022