Synonyms of discharge in English:

discharge

verb

  • 1 after his third violation, Vance was discharged
    dismiss, eject, expel, throw out, give someone notice; release, let go, fire, terminate; Military cashier
    informal sack, give someone the sack, boot out, give someone the boot, turf out, give someone their marching orders, show someone the door, send packing, pink-slip, give someone the (old) heave-ho
    after his third violation, Vance was discharged
    [Antonyms] recruit engage
  • 2 he was discharged from prison
    release, free, set free, let go, liberate, let out
    he was discharged from prison
    [Antonyms] imprison
  • 3 oil is routinely discharged from ships
    send out, release, eject, let out, pour out, void, give off
  • 4 the swelling will burst and discharge pus
    emit, exude, ooze, leak
    the swelling will burst and discharge pus
    [Antonyms] absorb
  • 6 the ferry was discharging passengers
    unload, offload, put off; remove
    the ferry was discharging passengers
    [Antonyms] load

noun

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  • 3 a discharge of diesel oil into the river
    leak, leakage, emission, release, flow
  • 6 the discharge of their duties
    carrying out, performance, performing, execution, conduct; fulfillment, accomplishment, completion

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