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liquidate

Synonyms of liquidate in English:

verb

  • 1 if the company was liquidated, there would be enough funds released to honour the debts
    close down, wind up, put into liquidation, dissolve, break up, disband, terminate
  • 2 he would normally have liquidated his share portfolio
    convert to cash, convert, cash, cash in, sell off, sell up, realize
  • 3 the fund was raided for purposes other than liquidating the public debt
    pay off, pay, pay in full, settle, clear, discharge, square, make good, honour, defray, satisfy, account for;
    remit
  • 4 informal nationalist rivals were liquidated in bloody purges See kill
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