What are some alternative words for discharge?

Synonyms for dischargedɪsˈtʃɑrdʒ; ˈdɪs tʃɑrdʒ, dɪsˈtʃɑrdʒ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discharge(noun)

    the sudden giving off of energy

    Synonyms:
    dismissal, arc, firing, waiver, firing off, dismission, sack, venting, liberation, release, sacking, spark, run, emission, electric arc, expelling, outpouring, electric discharge

    Antonyms:
    muster in, draft, charge, enlist

  2. discharge, venting(noun)

    the act of venting

    Synonyms:
    dismissal, arc, firing, waiver, firing off, dismission, sack, discharge, venting, liberation, release, sacking, spark, run, emission, electric arc, expelling, outpouring, electric discharge

    Antonyms:
    draft, charge, muster in, enlist

  3. discharge, emission(noun)

    a substance that is emitted or released

    Synonyms:
    dismissal, arc, emanation, firing, waiver, firing off, dismission, sack, discharge, venting, liberation, release, sacking, spark, run, emission, electric arc, expelling, outpouring, electric discharge

    Antonyms:
    muster in, enlist, charge, draft

  4. discharge, emission, expelling(noun)

    any of several bodily processes by which substances go out of the body

    Synonyms:
    dismissal, arc, emanation, firing, waiver, firing off, dismission, sack, discharge, venting, liberation, release, sacking, spark, run, emission, electric arc, expelling, outpouring, electric discharge

    Antonyms:
    enlist, muster in, draft, charge

  5. discharge, spark, arc, electric arc, electric discharge(noun)

    electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field

    Synonyms:
    dismissal, arc, firing, waiver, firing off, dismission, flicker, sack, discharge, venting, liberation, release, bow, sacking, spark, sparkle, run, emission, electric arc, expelling, light, glint, twinkle, outpouring, electric discharge

    Antonyms:
    muster in, charge, draft, enlist

  6. discharge, outpouring, run(noun)

    the pouring forth of a fluid

    Synonyms:
    discharge, political campaign, electric discharge, firing, gush, outpouring, liberation, streamlet, sack, spark, natural spring, release, run, test, outflow, flood, bombardment, sacking, onslaught, foot race, electric arc, overflow, emission, rill, trial, spring, campaign, firing off, arc, dismissal, expelling, waiver, streak, fountain, ravel, rivulet, tally, dismission, flush, barrage, venting, footrace, running game, runnel, running play, ladder, running

    Antonyms:
    muster in, draft, charge, enlist

  7. dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking(noun)

    the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

    Synonyms:
    lighting, paper bag, electric discharge, firing, outpouring, pink slip, liberation, sack, spark, judgement of dismissal, spillage, release, run, freeing, carrier bag, spill, kindling, sacking, electric arc, chemise, fire, emission, sacque, tone ending, poke, hammock, firing off, departure, arc, dismissal, press release, expelling, outlet, expiration, waiver, button, exit, judgment of dismissal, sac, pocket, shift, bagging, loss, inflammation, going, discharge, venting, pouch, handout, vent, dismission, acquittance, ignition, passing, sackful

    Antonyms:
    charge, draft, muster in, enlist

  8. release, waiver, discharge(noun)

    a formal written statement of relinquishment

    Synonyms:
    electric discharge, firing, outpouring, liberation, sack, spark, release, run, freeing, spill, sacking, electric arc, emission, tone ending, firing off, departure, venting, arc, dismissal, press release, expelling, outlet, expiration, waiver, button, loss, spillage, going, discharge, exit, handout, vent, dismission, acquittance, passing

    Antonyms:
    enlist, muster in, charge, draft

  9. discharge, firing, firing off(verb)

    the act of discharging a gun

    Synonyms:
    dismissal, arc, firing, lighting, waiver, firing off, dismission, sack, ignition, discharge, venting, liberation, release, sacking, spark, run, emission, electric arc, expelling, kindling, inflammation, outpouring, fire, electric discharge

    Antonyms:
    muster in, enlist, charge, draft

  10. dispatch, discharge, complete(verb)

    complete or carry out

    Synonyms:
    unload, empty, dispatch, despatch, complete, expel, exhaust, go off, hit, nail, drop off, release, send off, fill out, finish, fire, polish off, off, fill in, slay, exculpate, assoil, set down, clear, make out, put down, acquit, murder, drop, discharge, exonerate, free, eject, muster out, bump off, remove

    Antonyms:
    muster in, enlist, draft, charge

  11. discharge(verb)

    pour forth or release

    Synonyms:
    exhaust, assoil, expel, exculpate, empty, dispatch, clear, acquit, drop, release, put down, exonerate, muster out, complete, eject, drop off, set down, go off, unload, fire, free

    Antonyms:
    muster in, enlist, charge, draft

  12. free, discharge(verb)

    free from obligations or duties

    Synonyms:
    unload, exhaust, unfreeze, unloose, dispatch, complete, expel, go off, assoil, release, drop off, resign, empty, unblock, liberate, relieve, fire, disembarrass, unloosen, put down, exempt, give up, relinquish, exculpate, justify, absolve, set down, clear, rid, acquit, dislodge, drop, discharge, exonerate, free, disengage, eject, muster out, loose

    Antonyms:
    charge, muster in, draft, enlist

  13. discharge(verb)

    remove the charge from

    Synonyms:
    exhaust, assoil, expel, exculpate, empty, dispatch, clear, acquit, drop, release, put down, exonerate, muster out, complete, eject, drop off, set down, go off, unload, fire, free

    Antonyms:
    enlist, muster in, draft, charge

  14. fire, discharge, go off(verb)

    go off or discharge

    Synonyms:
    unload, exhaust, kindle, absquatulate, dispatch, complete, expel, go off, give the axe, burn, assoil, can, provoke, go over, drop off, empty, enkindle, give the sack, sack, set down, decamp, bolt, elicit, fuel, fire, arouse, give notice, open fire, displace, implode, exculpate, abscond, dismiss, release, raise, clear, put down, acquit, burn down, drop, discharge, evoke, exonerate, free, force out, make off, eject, terminate, muster out, send away, come off, run off

    Antonyms:
    muster in, charge, draft, enlist

  15. acquit, assoil, clear, discharge, exonerate, exculpate(verb)

    pronounce not guilty of criminal charges

    Synonyms:
    unload, earn, exhaust, net, comport, dispatch, pull in, complete, bring in, expel, enlighten, sack, authorize, behave, straighten out, assoil, release, go off, drop off, shed light on, empty, crystalise, illuminate, light up, acquit, crystalize, deport, make, fire, crystallise, gain, take in, free, realise, carry, solve, exculpate, unclutter, set down, pass, put down, elucidate, brighten, authorise, conduct, clear up, discharge, exonerate, crystallize, sack up, top, clear, sort out, eject, realize, muster out, drop, bear

    Antonyms:
    draft, charge, muster in, enlist

  16. exhaust, discharge, expel, eject, release(verb)

    eliminate (a substance)

    Synonyms:
    unload, exhaust, let go, eat up, muster out, dispatch, complete, expel, go off, wash up, eat, boot out, assoil, release, beat, tire, unloose, empty, resign, drop off, unblock, play out, put out, liberate, use up, fire, turf out, tucker out, relinquish, unloosen, squeeze out, bring out, throw out, let go of, squirt, run through, oust, exculpate, give up, chuck out, exclude, set down, clear, secrete, publish, put down, wipe out, unfreeze, acquit, kick out, drum out, rout out, turn out, force out, drop, rout, discharge, run down, exonerate, free, tucker, sap, turn, eject, consume, deplete, issue, loose

    Antonyms:
    charge, draft, muster in, enlist

  17. drop, drop off, set down, put down, unload, discharge(verb)

    leave or unload

    Synonyms:
    fall back, drowse off, eject, strike down, fall behind, empty, unload, put down, exonerate, send away, drop down, deteriorate, cast, enter, offload, miss, drop away, spend, omit, throw away, nod off, exculpate, doze off, dangle, destroy, land, muster out, fire, throw off, get down, expend, overleap, unlade, lay, fall asleep, flatten, exhaust, cut down, dribble, place down, overlook, knock off, devolve, dispatch, leave out, demean, repose, go off, shed, complete, sink, shake off, bring down, pretermit, write down, acquit, free, disgrace, drop off, neglect, recede, fell, cast off, disembark, drift off, degenerate, throw, lose, set down, release, dope off, dismiss, expel, assoil, degrade, drop, flake out, discharge, debark, fall away, record, clear, send packing, drip, swing, slip, take down

    Antonyms:
    enlist, charge, muster in, draft

  18. fire, discharge(verb)

    cause to go off

    Synonyms:
    unload, exhaust, kindle, dispatch, complete, expel, go off, give the axe, burn, assoil, can, provoke, drop off, empty, enkindle, give the sack, sack, set down, elicit, fuel, fire, arouse, give notice, open fire, displace, exculpate, dismiss, release, raise, clear, put down, acquit, burn down, drop, discharge, evoke, exonerate, free, force out, eject, terminate, muster out, send away

    Antonyms:
    charge, enlist, draft, muster in

  19. discharge, muster out(verb)

    release from military service

    Synonyms:
    exhaust, assoil, expel, exculpate, empty, dispatch, discharge, clear, acquit, drop, release, put down, exonerate, muster out, complete, eject, drop off, set down, go off, unload, fire, free

    Antonyms:
    charge, draft, muster in, enlist

  20. empty, discharge(verb)

    become empty or void of its content

    Synonyms:
    exhaust, assoil, expel, abandon, empty, dispatch, vacate, clear, acquit, discharge, release, evacuate, put down, eject, exonerate, drop, muster out, complete, exculpate, drop off, set down, go off, unload, void, fire, free

    Antonyms:
    enlist, draft, charge, muster in

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. discharge

    To absolve, in the strict sense, is to set free from any bond. One may be absolved from a promise by a breach of faith on the part of one to whom the promise was made. To absolve from sins is formally to remit their condemnation and penalty, regarded as a bond upon the soul. "Almighty God ... pardoneth and absolveth all those who truly repent, and unfeignedly believe his holy Gospel." Book of Common Prayer, Declar. of Absol. To acquit of sin or crime is to free from the accusation of it, pronouncing one guiltless; the innocent are rightfully acquitted; the guilty may be mercifully absolved. Compare PARDON.

    Synonyms:
    absolve, acquit, clear, exculpate, exempt, exonerate, forgive, free, liberate, pardon, pardon, release, set free

    Antonyms:
    accuse, bind, charge, compel, condemn, convict, impeach, inculpate, obligate, oblige

    Preposition:
    One is absolved from (rarely of) a promise, a sin, etc.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. discharge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    unload, disburden, unburden, relieve of a load

  2. discharge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    emit, expel, excrete, eject, throw off, send out, give forth

  3. discharge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    set off, fire off, let fly, give vent to, shoot, fire

  4. discharge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    pay, liquidate, cash

  5. discharge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    release, absolve, exonerate, acquit, clear, relieve, liberate, free, set free

  6. discharge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    dismiss, discard, cashier, break, turn away, send away

  7. discharge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    remove, destroy, put away, clear from

  8. discharge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    perform, execute, fulfil, observe, acquit one's self of

  9. discharge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    remove, take out (as the cargo of a vessel)

  10. discharge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    10. (Law.) cancel, rescind, annul, nullify, invalidate, make void

  11. discharge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    unloading, disburdening

  12. discharge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    emission, ejection, expulsion, excretion, vent, evacuation

  13. discharge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    firing, explosion, blast, burst, firing off

  14. discharge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    observance, performance, fulfilment, execution

  15. discharge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    payment, settlement, liquidation, satisfaction, clearance

  16. discharge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    release, liberation, exemption

  17. discharge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    acquittal, exoneration, absolution


Translations for discharge

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • освобождавам, изписвам, уволнявам, изпускам, разреждам, изстрелвам, изпълнявам, уволнение, изпускане, разряд, изпълнение, освобождаване, изписване, дебитBulgarian
  • průtokCzech
  • entlassen, entladen, Entlassung, EntladungGerman
  • descargo, despedir, dar de alta, disparar, completar, cumplir, descargar, caudalSpanish
  • دبىPersian
  • lähettää, purkaa, purkautua, päästää, vapauttaa, täyttää, laukaistaFinnish
  • débitFrench
  • scaoilIrish
  • dì-luchdaich, cuir à dreuchd, ìocScottish Gaelic
  • मुक्तिHindi
  • 発射, 放電Japanese
  • rukenga, eroMāori
  • voltooien, ontladenDutch
  • utlade, utskrive, losse, utskrivning, vannføring, utvisningNorwegian
  • rozładować sięPolish
  • descărcaRomanian
  • освободи́ть, разряжа́ть, запустить, вы́платить, увольня́ть, разряди́ть, демобилизо́вывать, выполня́ть, осуществи́ть, вы́писать, запускать, осуществля́ть, демобилизова́ть, освобожда́ть, уво́лить, выпи́сывать, выпла́чивать, вы́полнить, расход, сукровица, исполнение, осуществление, разряд, выписка, выпускание, выплата, выполнение, увольнение, демобилизация, выделениеRussian
  • avfyra, klarera, avlossa, muck, vattenföring, urladdning, utskrivning, avsked, utsöndring, utryckning, flödeSwedish
  • tahliye etmekTurkish

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