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dispose

Synonyms of dispose in English:

verb

  • 1 he disposed the pictures in sequence
    arrange, place, put, position, array, set up, form;
    marshal, gather, group
  • 2 the experience disposed him to be kind
    incline, encourage, persuade, predispose, make willing, prompt, lead, motivate;
    sway, influence
  • Phrases

    dispose of
  • 1.1 the waste was disposed of
    throw away/out, get rid of, discard, jettison, scrap, junk
    informal dump, ditch, chuck, trash, deep-six
  • 2.1 he had disposed of all his assets
    part with, give away, hand over, deliver up, transfer;
    sell, auction
  • 3.1 informal she disposed of a fourth cupcake See consume (sense 1)
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