|1.||[ verb ] get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing|
|Synonyms:||liquidate do_in neutralise neutralize waste|
"The mafia liquidated the informer" "the double agent was neutralized"
|Related terms:||kill elimination|
|2.||[ verb ] (business) cut the price of|
|Related terms:||reduce mark_down|
|3.||[ verb ] (criminal law) take by theft|
|Synonyms:||glom snitch cop thieve hook|
"Someone snitched my wallet!"
|Related terms:||steal larceny|
|4.||[ verb ] (writing) write quickly|
|Synonyms:||toss_off fling_off dash_off|
"She dashed off a note to her husband saying she would not be home for supper"
|Related terms:||write writing|
|5.||[ verb ] stop pursuing or acting|
"drop a lawsuit" "knock it off!"
|Related terms:||discontinue nolle_pros|