Synonyms for liquidate

Synonyms for (verb) liquidate

Synonyms: neutralise, neutralize, do in, waste, knock off, liquidate

Definition: get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing

Usage: The mafia liquidated the informer; the double agent was neutralized

Similar words: kill

Definition: cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly

Usage: This man killed several people when he tried to rob a bank; The farmer killed a pig for the holidays


Synonyms: liquidate

Definition: settle the affairs of by determining the debts and applying the assets to pay them off

Usage: liquidate a company

Similar words: settle

Definition: dispose of; make a financial settlement


Synonyms: liquidate

Definition: convert into cash

Usage: I had to liquidate my holdings to pay off my ex-husband

Similar words: cash, cash in

Definition: exchange for cash

Usage: I cashed the check as soon as it arrived in the mail


Synonyms: pay off, liquidate

Definition: eliminate by paying off (debts)

Similar words: ante up, pay, pay up

Definition: cancel or discharge a debt

Usage: pay up, please!