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evacuation

Synonyms of evacuation in English:

noun

  • 1 the evacuation of civilians
    removal, clearance, shifting, expulsion, eviction, deportation
  • 3 terror and stress can cause involuntary evacuation of the bowels
  • 4 the evacuation of waste products from the body
    [Antonyms] retention
  • 5 dysenteric evacuations frequently contain blood
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