Đồng nghĩa của remit

Alternative for remit

remits, remitted, remitting

Đồng nghĩa: defer, hold over, postpone, prorogue, put off, put over, remand, remission, remitment, send back, set back, shelve, slacken, table,

Verb

To transmit, supply or send, especially money or payment
send transmit dispatch post convey forward pay settle square address consign route ship hand over make payment make payment of mail transport direct transfer freight express carry move airmail send off deliver communicate impart bear disseminate take relay issue conduct shoot shift circulate redirect drop pack off put in the mail send by post put in the post send away get off dispatch by post email cast level present aim turn point set locate relocate reach bring run contact get ferry send by mail put on board export smuggle go aboard distribute haul embark ship out spread postmark mark hand-carry send out pass on channel diffuse give transfuse mediate hand on radiate funnel instill translate siphon instil syphon bequeath break traject hand down put out advance commission refer assign drop off send on broadcast publish promulgate make known publicize publicise proclaim disclose divulge announce reveal make public tell report propagate declare advertise advertize air get across give out release purvey blazon cart put about relate herald trumpet tote enunciate pass flash blare annunciate placard sound blaze pack feed disperse pipe fetch put across state lug truck propagandize propagandise recount bring to public attention get through share bring to public notice channelize bruit abroad put over canalize bruit about schlepp scatter supply guide leak unfold promote inform expose canalise spread around explain get out get around get about convoy repeat transplant dispense exchange proliferate drag displace stream set forth make understood make clear print spill preach import strew let out let on about shuttle hump out remove splash spotlight drum leak out spread about get round be passed around come out infect contaminate articulate send by e-mail suffuse beam bare unveil readdress support spread out dissipate dispel discover lead e-mail chauffeur pour filter blow puff port ride unbosom blab retail gazette shoulder piggyback patch wire instruct admit teach furnish provide peddle broadcast electronically show travel RT retweet heave connect sync bring in have printed blow wide open televise stage telecast screen waft control shout from the rooftops put in print let it be known decree notify move across buck gossip put round tattle whisper heft schlep include display get something over go public with call endorse pronounce make official pass the word toot make the rounds move around concentrate focus bruit sow draw offer bandy about pass around tell all about carry across bill immortalise headline extol soft-sell skywrite immortalize spot press-agent billboard cry blazon abroad go the rounds noise abroad bring out allot bring into the open send forth turn over celebrate hard sell make a pitch for put on the map write up play up develop upload share out make available switch splatter flourish renown inscribe depict describe boast sweep administer hand out construe spell out bring home expound clear up clarify demystify demonstrate illuminate interpret get over explicate elucidate illustrate pass round pass out dispose of hand round dish out dole out deal out give away mention signify write suggest raise advise let on ring up

Verb

To delay or postpone
delay postpone shelve defer suspend intermit reschedule table respite stay prorogue reprieve put off hold over hold off hold off on hold up lay over put over keep in abeyance stand over lay on the table put on ice put in cold storage take a rain check on put on the back burner adjourn put back mothball hold in abeyance continue pigeonhole put on hold stall carry over put on back burner prolong retard set aside hold detain procrastinate protract extend hold back hang fire give rain check interrupt put aside pause slow dally hinder impede give a rain check slow up do later put off the evil day put off the evil hour get across put across park reserve put something on hold withhold forestay hold something over retain suppress cool it hang save temporise temporize keep cool take a raincheck contain take offline put on the shelf put in abeyance set back slow down block lengthen waive obstruct dawdle tarry linger dillydally loiter lag poke leave to another time drag one's feet refrain keep from avoid recess discontinue dismiss sideline freeze break off terminate dissolve end halt prorogate suspend proceedings break up curb knock off stop bring to an end take a break restrain finish let up call it a day come to an end take a recess hang up take five take a rain check lay aside put to one side call a halt take a breather tie up call a halt to cut short cease check wait leave arrest rearrange put a stop to disband file hesitate dither put something off quit hang back play a waiting game kick the can down the road use delaying tactics play for time hold something in abeyance reorganize neglect renounce put on one side bar pink-slip omit inactivate can cut break put on the bank burner cancel sever stave off push back count out rule out lay off leave off reorganise cut off keep back change the date put an end to bring to a standstill bring to a halt bring to a close take a breather from abort put on a back burner equivocate hedge put out of commission decommission put into storage shut up pack away stonewall refrain from curtail filibuster surcease desist rest prevaricate sit tight take no action distract divert abbreviate shorten clip abridge leave unfinished stop dead stop short break short stop in full flow stop cold avoid the issue take one's time beat about the bush beat around the bush gain time buy time avoid doing something hold one's horses keep from doing something bide one's time waver vacillate haver swither goldbrick drag dilly-dally put off doing something postpone action drag your feet defer action be undecided suspend action let slide shilly-shally drag one's heels be dilatory be indecisive hum and haw

Verb

To diminish or show an abatement
abate diminish lessen alleviate decrease ease moderate recede reduce relax relent subside taper wane dwindle ebb mitigate shrink slacken decline fall soften weaken lower pall de-escalate ease up taper off die away die down die out drain away drop off fall away let up phase down rachet down ratchet down drop fade peter out tail off ease off sink fall off contract attenuate slump drop away plummet come to an end go down grow smaller grow less die off flag plunge fade away slacken off become smaller slack off cool off quieten descend wither terminate disappear slow shrivel trail off close nosedive wind down trail waste away get smaller slow down cease dip temper deteriorate vanish degenerate fail settle down downsize droop melt away quell drain fizzle out slack depreciate blur calm down get less become weaker take a nosedive wilt calm blow over quieten down withdraw finish lighten stop trail away slope dissolve retire flop desist decay downscale collapse end regress crash melt deplete subdue minify slake evaporate crumble tumble dive waste go downhill come to a stop nose-dive become less fall short dry up go through the floor hit the floor become lower sag modulate pass pass away release allay assuage relieve incline downwards slope down tilt downwards slant down shorten narrow languish lull thin out mollify dent disengage dissipate be forgotten go downwards get lower close out grow deflate condense dampen flatline fold fall through wither away elongate rescind bate shape curb quiet decrement become less intense flow away wrinkle slim tone down still abbreviate extenuate retrench restrain devaluate check settle sink into oblivion disappear slowly retreat knock down dim telescope minimize minimise thin down phase out run low lose edge narrow down wear away wear down slip halt decelerate unlax coast cool dull fade out make smaller die away or out die away or down come to grief come to nothing retrocede atrophy fall down back away drop back fall back pull out return chill out cool it level off go back retrogress move away grow faint disintegrate relapse give way evanesce give in become weak totter lose lapse skid devalue retrograde retract back depart move back grind to a halt crater drag buckle backslide cheapen be on the way out back off move further off bow out go away draw away draw back flow back go into a tailspin lose value fold up hit the dirt decrease in value tip over break down be precipitated cave in take a header decline in price draw to a close erode come down cut amputate impair thin crop clip abridge soft-pedal roll back cut back slack up take the bite out take the sting out worsen go slide get worse degrade rot devolve hit the skids go down the toilet die go to pot lag emaciate go to the dogs go down the tubes wear off perish run out falter curtail depress grow dim go backwards shrivel up become worse disperse go to rack and ruin stagnate be in decline fall apart break up go to the pack clear cut down tail away give out succumb tire faint expire fizzle debilitate wizen disimprove rebate dilapidate slash grow worse be neglected come to a halt go bad fall to pieces lose ground revert cease to exist go to pieces spoil grow weaker vitiate debase miscarry dematerialize fly flee exit moulder elapse dilute downturn evanish discontinue be abandoned conclude run dry molder constrict determine quit grow feeble age dispel be disregarded corrode tighten go from bad to worse take the edge off be no more lose quality break off take a turn for the worse wind up be the worse for wear dead-end leave off move backward wink out make less modify peter ebb away lose strength lose intensity pine weary sicken blunt grow weak become emaciated clear up reverse deaden give up mummify putrefy palliate mute damp muffle weather damage lose courage become debilitated go out drift become unproductive grow barren grow sterile run its course compress dry be gone cushion soothe make something worse limit decompose go down the tube pare down turn down lose its effect lose its effectiveness suffer become dilapidated run to seed pejorate go to seed abort misfire compact be on your last legs fall apart at the seams go into decline be used up cease to yield etiolate squeeze fall into disrepair diffuse scatter disassemble scale down be handicapped appear in a poor light be impaired be at disadvantage be damaged be shown to disadvantage desiccate cease to be become obsolete constringe capsule capsulize drop down hush deliquesce rarefy reach depths scrimp become extinct blast blight become limp hit rock bottom come apart at the seams become unimportant be destroyed unmake come to a halt end come to a an end take in dial down infrigidate freeze freshen ally frost disappear from the face of the earth numb drift back recidivate slip back sink back become stale become marcescent pass off poop out fag out tucker out become less loud adulterate mar break undermine injure alloy axe pare break into pieces bring down couch become shadowy die on vine become indistinct become vague become confused vanish into thin air make faint become blurred trim ax make cutbacks in amortise take down trim back downgrade trim down mark down cast down lose it run down qualify amortize step down miss the mark end in defeat be a fiasco end gradually end in disappointment be worse for wear go dead pack in impoverish cripple tremble limp throw back lose headway turn the clock back turn back founder demise decease croak part bomb bust lose spirit be deficient exterminate ruin abolish go awry go amiss be wanting be insufficient kick in conk out pass on kick off peg out step out pop off check out be ruined be lacking be found lacking strike out be inadequate not come to ripeness

Verb

To stop, cancel or refrain from exacting or inflicting
cancel cease halt repeal rescind stop suspend abrogate desist revoke forbear set aside desist from annul nullify void invalidate quash abolish countermand vacate null abort negate retract discharge disannul overrule dissolve overthrow recant recall override break withdraw extinguish redline repudiate obviate eliminate abate retire refute discard belay counterpoise take back turf countercheck ignore suppress redress avoid render null and void declare null and void render inert strike down put an end to rule out roll back go back on one's word wipe slate clean do away with declare invalid render invalid reverse overturn undo veto terminate disallow scrap drop remove scrub vitiate nix dismantle end dismiss reject kill wipe out call off annihilate obliterate lift discontinue abandon axe neutralize disclaim ax neutralise rule against renege deny renounce abjure ditch delete dump erase backpedal expunge cancel out make void prohibit offset get rid of disaffirm bar exclude counteract disown call back counter cry off oppose call put a stop to block throw out cut X-out black out stamp out forbid inhibit preclude rub out contravene forestall omit bring to an end undermine knock something on the head prevent eradicate ban disestablish proscribe dispense with debar backtrack on efface zap defeat chop counterbalance disqualify frustrate disregard waive forswear check blot out disavow give up cast aside hinder rebut give something the chop cut out censor back out of blue pencil impede obstruct stymie make null and void put the kibosh on shut out leave out take out ruin refuse cross out alter upset destroy retreat divorce blackball trash thwart subvert outvote outlaw make ineffective renege on deracinate foil supersede discount finish embargo go back on take off squash counterorder baffle renig torpedo weasel out gainsay abnegate circumvent root out sweep away snuff out put down turn down close down taboo impugn squelch phase out dash wash out traverse cross disprove negative restrict scotch derail shut down contradict hamper snooker fetter stifle disconfirm forfend edit put the lid on dispute hobble cripple hamstring beat crush render void confront give the thumbs down to scupper stump hold up dispose of strike out crimp edit out cramp arrest buck relax raise declare break off watergate devalue weaken withcall back-pedal on knock out finish off do in unsay cork up hush up bottle up KO blow get off the hook countervail bin pack in dominate flout defy predominate prevail go against unfit impair circumduct bleep put damper on disobey dishonour inter bring to a close lay in the grave bury put to rest hold a funeral inhume entomb put six feet under scratch compensate limit nig confine ride roughshod over trample underfoot bilk backwater forget call in opt out stand down throw over back out worm out shoot down do a U-turn on get shut of call a halt to repel shut the door on trample upon dishonor blow sky-high render meaningless forget it snip change overset refuse to fulfil purge wangle out down prostrate knock on the head get shot of trim black spool back back up wind back pull the plug crawl out of call all bets off ding stonewall belie elide dele knock off antagonize antagonise pull back take away draw back bring to naught ink out blank out x out put a line through block out blue-pencil stroke out X out white out knock down bring down pull the plug on break with controvert exterminate backtrack disband junk relinquish forgo turn thumbs down deface weed out extirpate shed interdict adjourn jettison except work against conclude prorogue pass over brush aside fly in the face of confute excise avert break up wind up disunite invert upend liquidate clean up thumbs down question say the opposite of withsay withspeak refuse to accept have bone to pick call in question dare lay to rest differ take on abstain from shake off do without give something a miss render needless enjoin deter bate wreck split up close disorganize loose wrack decimate postpone unmake collapse destruct sever shoot wind down shatter demolish make illegal criminalize rebuff stave off put paid to count out ward off not consider close out freeze out close one's doors to forget about restrain fade out resolve into put kibosh on forsake withhold freeze spike deprive rewind throw say no to zing disacknowledge declare taboo criminalise desert abdicate put the chill on lock up give the red light to say no declare illegal pass on keep back spoil disappoint write off toss aside banish oust shrug off baulk balk burn down silence blow sky high declare to be untrue contend expose parry argue against reply to tear down top contest show up burn convict debate evert take a stand against give thumbs down to discomfit checkmate crool foul up banjax cramp one's style hang up dash one's hope outwit overcome lick screw up upset the applecart conquer put a brake on stand in the way of nip in the bud do for give the run around

Verb

To forgive, pardon (a wrong, offense, etc.)
forgive pardon absolve condone excuse exonerate amnesty let go make allowance for make allowances for forgive and forget look the other way let someone off with let something ride acquit exculpate free let off release let off the hook liberate reprieve clear discharge spare grant an amnesty to go easy on vindicate deliver exempt justify overlook relieve whitewash shrive deal leniently with be merciful to let off easy let up on have mercy on let it go by wipe slate clean accept discount dismiss explain rationalize disculpate rationalise be lenient to be lenient on show mercy to unguilt extenuate give absolution make excuses for apologize for pass over grant amnesty let someone off take rap for respite alleviate allay palliate abate mitigate postpone remit someone's punishment let off this time commute someone's punishment grant a stay of execution to cancel someone's punishment stay grant a stay of execution grant a stay postpone someone's punishment not hold something against bear no malice towards let it go stop feeling malice towards feel no malice towards let bygones be bygones harbour no grudge against feel no resentment towards bear no malice bury the hatchet with turn other cheek think no more of accept someone's apology turn a blind eye to bury the hatchet kiss and make up stop feeling resentful towards turn a deaf ear to loose lifeboat bleach sanitize sanitise spring launder wipe it off set free wink at wipe the slate clean blink at write off dispense unchain unbind unfetter save unshackle atone let out have pity on purge emancipate privilege from unburden redeem manumit enfranchise uncage disburden disenthrall disenthral disimprison enlarge except bail out disencumber unleash set loose let loose turn loose parole bail be easy on abandon drop remove divest rid declare innocent find innocent lighten disembarrass untangle strip make exempt pronounce not guilty let off hook give dispensation to give amnesty to extricate exclude grant immunity unyoke grandfather unbridle rescue give indulgence to free from restraint cut loose demobilize free from restriction unlock turn out give rights to ransom loosen affranchise put on the street demobilise disengage untie pass by relieve of give immunity make an exception of make an exception for wipe the slate cleanse pity forbear release conditionally release on parole give terms expiate purify be merciful save from harm save neck be lenient save from save bacon grant a pardon to refrain from hurting lustrate sanctify give a break give quarter to not harm get out of hock leave unhurt get off the hook leave uninjured leave unpunished grant pardon to pull out of the fire leave unharmed free from atone for allow to go allow to leave send away

Verb

To disregard as unimportant or insignificant
discount disregard ignore overlook overpass whitewash pass over blink at brush aside brush off shrug off gloss over gloze over paper over wink at excuse forgive pardon condone make light of forget neglect dismiss minimize minimise bypass slur over let go let pass take no account of pay no mind turn a blind eye to tune out pay no attention to take no notice of live with pay no heed to look the other way turn a deaf ear to enable tolerate slight downplay soft-pedal pooh-pooh reject deal rapidly with de-emphasize treat as unimportant treat lightly shake off omit unheed blank contemn unmind connive miss shut eyes to let off easy send to Coventry leave out of account brush away leave be turn a deaf ear turn a blind eye laugh off write off cold-shoulder set aside spare sink bury stomach take put up with grin and bear it not take into consideration look past be oblivious to make allowances for let bygones be bygones stand for connive at let slide turn blind eye to roll with punches let ride let someone off with deliberately ignore bear with swim with the tide go along with wipe slate clean play past shut your eyes to let something ride spurn skip close your eyes to snub leave out turn your back on repudiate exclude dispense with drop discard play down pass by avoid abandon evade waive rebuff decline eliminate cut belittle fail shirk forgo pass up close one's eyes to disdain refuse flout put aside cast aside put behind you put out of your mind turn down cut out dispel underestimate throw out give something a miss scoff at disparage never mind skip over depreciate banish overleap pretermit pass miss out discharge forsake look through desert wave aside elide not take into account pay no attention pay no heed think no more of put down lay aside knock back fail to notice lose sight of preclude steer clear of give someone the brush-off get rid of look right through freeze out underrate leave undone prohibit sidestep undervalue dodge scorn disallow escape vilipend duck refuse to acknowledge forget about shelve misheed diminish relegate deny shun ostracize disown trivialize despise get out of shy from turn back on cancel treat with contempt push aside trivialise disapprove cop out of downgrade deselect nix reprobate take no notice pay no mind to be remiss fend off negative snout cock a snook at ostracise not remember fail to remember stiff-arm abstain from do without shut out give the cold shoulder take no heed of not hear of say no to give someone the go-by give the brush put out of one's mind take out turn one's back on balk at leave off cut dead tell someone where to get off keep at arm's length sweep aside leave behind close your eyes be oblivious take lightly have no use for sneeze at blank over make a joke of erase from your mind leave well enough alone sweep something aside disbelieve cushion laugh something off leave not choose close the eyes to wink dissimulate undersell circumvent blink doubt disqualify withgo palliate obviate prevent devalue indulge lose track of pretend not to notice pour cold water on throw cold water on deodorise deodorize circumnavigate hack give no credence to not dwell on avoid considering override take with a pinch of salt stop thinking about except consign to oblivion turn away throw over trample on give absolution grant amnesty let off bury the hatchet suspend charges grant a pardon to cross out rule out shut the door on ride roughshod over let it go turn blind eye turn deaf ear remove dissipate quell eradicate plead ignorance put to one side rule something out bar repulse close one's mind to relinquish renounce disperse dislodge disvalue bury one's head in sand withhold repel skirt work around scatter deprecate denigrate check give up deride overshoot dance around elude wriggle out of discredit turn up one's nose not bother count out fail to include fail to mention act cool factor out make unwelcome discourage resist eschew fail to observe let slip fail to see fail to spot reckon without have no time for oust understate underemphasize disclaim do away with abolish pussyfoot around weasel out of shake tergiversate get around run away from skirt round eject ridicule mock sneer at misjudge reduce lessen misprize stave off push back ward off beat off keep at a distance keep at bay chide rebuke cross put off oppose send away put in one's place reprove hold off tell off lash out at evict delete expel sideline slur erase minify wipe make little of undermine slam-dunk give the slip to duck-shove keep one's distance from go around funk lay low from dispose of put a stop to render needless fail to anticipate fail to take account of tell someone to get lost rate too low give the bum's rush throw out on your ear kick out chuck out turf out boot out send packing sniff at elope run away abscond flee give a miss skim over defer duck out of shirk from shuffle out of finesse scape set no store by look down on not do justice to hold cheap sell short set little store by think too little of do an injustice to put an end to knock something on the head postpone procrastinate scant displace invisibilize express contempt run off marginalise marginalize give the cold shoulder to demote skimp on be lax about not attend to turn up your nose at think little of not care for fail to look after procrastinate over leave alone be remiss about not care pay little attention to cast out cast off leave out in the cold pass on not heed fail to care for keep one's distance trifle with be irresponsible be indifferent be negligent fail to provide for not trouble oneself have nothing to do with be derelict throw to the winds be remiss in be careless scout hold up to scorn withhold from desist from give the thumbs down to baulk at not accept refrain from not take advantage of kiss off put away have done with laugh away

Verb

To obstruct or get in the way of an operation or process
interfere hamper inhibit hinder obstruct check block handicap impede frustrate restrain cramp trammel thwart delay stop foil baulk restrict cumber disrupt balk prevent constrain oppose baffle affect disturb suspend influence tamper confuse conflict discommode incommode inconvenience intermit jam trouble hold up hold back get in the way hang up stand in the way of be a hindrance to get in the way of throw a spanner in the works of throw a monkey wrench in the works of retard stall postpone arrest detain stymie retardate derail hobble curb interrupt pause defer protract repress cripple halt withhold prorogue deter slow fetter shelve crimp hamstring shackle encumber confine put off hold slow up bar choke hold off on choke off clog hog-tie brake put a brake on prolong hold over handcuff set back interfere with take down put back shut off bring to screeching halt shut down close off stave off back off make late slow down bog down keep back limit tie up decelerate stay manacle embarrass bork short-circuit bridle curtail slacken forestall mire reduce procrastinate bind weigh down suppress keep prohibit control stem catch still lessen decrease embog keep waiting moderate stonewall neutralize loiter regulate crab bottleneck scupper freeze entrammel counteract neutralise draw up rein in pull up fetch up bring to a standstill leash entangle nip in the bud cramp one's style tie one's hands saddle with ruin sink discontinue cause to wait avert cause to stay end tie debilitate overload penelopize reserve muzzle burden temper stunt disadvantage discomfit rattle faze dam contravene debar resist down hesitate loaf falter dawdle flag poke bog get bogged down chain disconcert oppress bother charge idle drag one's feet abate lag diminish let up foul up screw up make difficult reef quiet qualify box in shut out louse up immobilize immobilise cut off give a hard time throw a spoke in the wheel of throw a spanner in the works put the brakes on lose steam cut down wind down cut back back-water lose speed anchor it fix scrub sidetrack drop brace bring up can bring to a screeching halt lock up rein stifle contain cut short terminate muffle squelch smother swallow let down flaps hit the brakes sabotage sandbag govern staunch fight back throttle knock off obscure screen complicate repulse discourage bottle up circumvent tame rebuff choke back checkmate keep in check bring to an end pull in keep under control slacken pace keep a lid on bite back hold in hold down stem the flow of monkey with put a spoke in someone's wheel play for time

Verb

To hand over as payment
pay spend expend disburse give outlay foot hand over offer render drop stake ante lay out pay up ante up cough up fork out part with pay out pony up shell out dish out put up spring for chip in front up kick in plunk down shell something out invest contribute supply advance furnish donate pledge fork up pay something out stump up relinquish come up with deliver surrender grant give up splurge put in devote cede bestow yield turn over come across with fork over make with foot the bill sacrifice lavish squander provide gift transfer settle up entrust commit transmit hand out pass endow dispense pitch in blow assign afford leave give out dole out defray the cost of pass on let someone have produce allow spring up splash out pay down come across venture defray spare speculate deal acquit spend money put out lash out sink in plough in pay for pick up the tab gamble risk stump something up dedicate consecrate dissipate waste use up forgo forfeit offer up set aside lay down turn in lose delegate depute consign convey lay something out offload dump alienate foist decentralise get rid of hand down fob off devolve pass to decentralize sign over let go of hand on be handed down hand to pass down give to palm off make over present accord hand bequeath share impart bequest volunteer sponsor award throw in fund subsidize confer proffer extend distribute give a donation of make a donation of purvey give away subscribe come through gift with mete dower tender provide with enrich sweeten the pot sweeten the kitty subsidise furnish with present with

Verb

To give up (power or territory)
cede surrender relinquish yield concede abandon grant renounce transfer give up hand over resign abdicate turn over abnegate bequeath deliver forgo part with render step aside from step down from waive deliver up forsake sacrifice abalienate accord allow capitulate communicate cough up drop fold give over lay down leave make over remise turn in vouchsafe fork over give in give way let go sign over come across with throw in the sponge throw in the towel submit hand in supply furnish relegate find feed provide convey confer assign pass on reject disregard abjure refuse put aside postpone defer spurn disown neglect suspend prorogue disclaim delay dispense with renege shelve remove reserve table stay do without set aside sign away turn down hold up hold off refrain from put off give entrust pass consign transmit hand forfeit commit let go of delegate vest bestow trust intrust give away hand on devolve quit forbear forswear lose lay aside hand down cast off confide vacate repose demit commend forego repudiate discard desert dump pass up quitclaim opt out fork out will cast aside recommend fork up present decline withdraw bestow on confer on chuck disgorge refer ditch shed allot withgo yield up eschew let pass cast bag it bail out alienate stand down from leave high and dry leave in the lurch apportion swear off turn one's back on say goodbye to go without dispense hand something on sign something over make something over to someone offer deny extend volunteer terminate hand something over proffer release put down finish with set down let fall devote disinherit avoid shirk gift dedicate consecrate pledge dispose of give back divert offer up free pay pay out betray commission redirect charge designate allocate waste squander resign from retire from depart from withdraw from spare prostitute channel place task miss appropriate shell out settle up dish out lay out pay up award sacrifice something kiss goodbye leave behind pay with be deprived of be stripped of kiss goodbye to sign off deed alien change reassign pull out of bow out of walk out of jack in separate oneself from divorce oneself from wash hands of tender depute ignore blow render up pony up stump up foot the bill ante up come up with make with jilt endow offload retire accede fritter away expend bypass dismiss botch back down cut loose drop out kiss good-bye stand down foist acquiesce afford abstain skip disavow strand maroon decentralise decentralize take the pledge take the oath quit cold turkey let go by drop like hot potato invest with present with sell out fail to take pass over fail to take advantage of fail to grasp lose out on let slip drop the ball give notice to brush off break off with give someone the big E kiss off run out on walk out on blow off leave stranded bin off give someone the push give the elbow leave flat throw over defray the cost of step down kick resist put in someone's hands entrust with vest in impart with favour with endow with pass down leave holding the bag refrain get rid of pass to hand to fob off be handed down give to palm off cut out sit out withhold from pass by give something a miss desist from steer clear of leave out abstain from keep from pack in leave alone

Verb

To pay back money owed

Verb

To abandon or discontinue (a course of action or study)
drop abandon discontinue quit end cease cancel relinquish stop terminate abort halt scrap ax axe break forgo can ditch forsake kick repeal rescind scratch scrub shelve shun forfeit ignore interrupt revoke divorce jilt sacrifice shake cut off cut out desist from dispense with call off give up knock off lay off leave off break off finish with retire from withdraw from break up cry off part from part with resign from break with dust off forget about give over pack in pack up shut off lay off of turn your back on throw up eighty-six have done with write off wipe out finish renounce suspend desist refrain from conclude put an end to withdraw abstain from eschew abolish reject wind up avoid call forswear do without let up call a halt to put a stop to close bring to an end do away with waive pull the plug on recall elapse yield abjure determine pass cut dead-end discard dump surrender expire steer clear of swear off wink out lapse abstain abdicate leave belay refrain resign go without cut short go check disavow refuse repudiate knock something on the head call it a day spurn call it quits get rid of eliminate give something the chop jack in pass up die forbear postpone bring to a halt disclaim surcease pause jettison forbear from hold back disregard escape give a wide berth to come to an end say goodbye to arrest disown mothball curb adjourn cede resist dissolve nix block withhold from wrap up remove have nothing to do with pull up cast aside get out of pack it in desert hand over junk withhold decline kill betray take away obstruct depart deny separate complete skip forego stay leave out concede delay not continue abnegate set aside renege disconnect lose not touch get off escape from leave alone hold off hold up prorogue recess renege on go away from put off keep from nip in the bud forget pull out of bring to a close draw to a close cast off delete overlook phase out discount omit throw out neglect shake off intermit prevent intervene impede hesitate stall rest turf hamper pass over waver keep retract recant get shut of pass on still brush aside catch falter pull out unsay foreswear restrain from gainsay inhibit shirk stem get shot of dispose of annul freeze stay away from blow off shy from rein in disaffirm be gone from disappear from abscond from chuck in close out dodge wrap ultimate walk out on set out from round off round out defer restrain sew up withgo shut down wind down prorogate skip out on fight shy of keep off come to a stop not do be over check out from sign away give something a miss come to a halt fade away peter out draw up nip something in the bud bring up sit out put on hold kick the habit interfere with quit cold take ten bring to a standstill take a breather throw in the towel drop out of be deprived of sideline call time be stripped of throw in the sponge take a break give a rest depart from pay with hang back come to a standstill put on ice take the cure take five turn over kick over fetch up put the kibosh on redline quash close off withcall bin call something off throw away bring to end nullify deny yourself disrupt secede split achieve succeed bring erase spell come off stop using disallow disturb stop oneself down tools stop work head off abate stop having disjoin dissever interpose disunite part carve isolate exclude extirpate usurp snub exsect sever marginalize extract oust excise fizzle out jack it in preclude stop doing lie by render needless call a stop to resist the temptation to bag it run out bring to a conclusion extinguish bring to an untimely end forlet bypass throw off cut into break into back off from sidestep avert break the habit of shrink from knock it off call a halt stop midstream wash one's hands of turn one's back on take back kibosh skirt surcease from call it quits on cut it out get on the wagon hang it up die away resolve take the pledge be temperate go on the wagon avoid doing limit turn a blind eye to fade take out marginalise cut dead pull away part company part ways hinder slow stop trying disappear excuse oneself beg off back out sunder wash your hands of hold restrict evaporate vanish put aside settle free oneself of rid oneself of throw something off retard ebb take time out pigeonhole drop it rise take a recess suspend proceedings crown consummate grant table reserve allow thwart baulk suppress wimp out cop out crap out put paid to finish off switch off end up wind something up top off spare leave behind turn in render sacrifice something kiss goodbye let go prostitute lay down cough up kiss goodbye to dwindle pull the plug get done turn down elude fix sidetrack balk slow down put a brake on brace wane evanish put the lid on exit vacate melt away die out pass away blow over cease to exist run its course get cold feet pass by secede from bail disdain duck evade lose out on pay for deliver up shy finesse scape wait break away from split with delink from sever relations with be done with brush off bail from break off with break free from walk out of take leave from clear out from run along from disaffiliate oneself from take off from move from bow out of dissociate oneself from step aside from exit from have nothing more to do with absent oneself from stay clear of let well enough alone weasel out of have no truck with shy away from keep clear of get around shuffle out of submit deliberate screw flee maroon bow capitulate succumb relent budge blink flee from fly from bail on cheat on stop what you're doing mark time come to standstill linger think twice take a breath reflect tarry have a breather catch one's breath break it up stop briefly back out on run out on be disloyal to break up with run away from take oneself off from be unfaithful to prevent oneself from not give in to cease to indulge in stop oneself from restrain oneself from prevent yourself from knuckle under acquiesce cave in concede defeat fail give way climb down proffer back down fold cry uncle buckle under despair deliver tender present collapse admit defeat give in hand in bail out chicken out bow out comply frustrate bar hobble staunch immobilize teeter dither balance stagger vacillate wobble scruple wabble limp stumble whiffle immobilise bring to a stop be suspended close down put a sock in be broken off shilly-shally be abandoned wiggle-waggle come to a close blow the whistle on draw to a stand stand still hold at bay put a cork in stem the flow bring to standstill come to rest foil forestall stymie prohibit repress stifle curtail derail fetter circumvent neutralize forbid cramp scotch counteract debar deter defeat neutralise shut out counter baffle subdue lessen quell obviate hang up ward off ruin stave off stonewall dam hamstring intercept stand in the way of oppose contain control interdict diminish trammel forfend reduce bridle decrease encumber cripple deactivate brake clog choke dash squash destroy shackle scupper beat crimp rule out squelch outlaw constrain turn off do for crush culminate discourage checkmate enjoin park crack down on fend off run down proscribe cool ban pull in veto moderate handcuff stamp out spoil slacken disappoint cumber sink snooker turn aside discomfit embargo die down put back hog-tie criminalize hold in taboo tie up plug put down put out make illegal arrive clamp down on criminalise set back stanch handicap sabotage disable subside bork repulse manacle occlude embarrass congest interfere regulate smother stuff decelerate overturn jam defend against bite the dust divert silence crab negate weaken stop up short-circuit stop dead contravene hold down hold over ease up close up ward ease off outwit put a lid on lay aside dissuade spike put a spoke in someone's wheel get in the way of plug up choke off slap down snuff out slow up foul up put in cold storage place an embargo on screw up throw a spanner in the works of tail off put the stopper on shorten unplug shut fence pull over draw in estop save wilt bottleneck rein abbreviate abridge detain invalidate screen offset disengage repel clip stand obscure finalize recede wither sandbag bottle up help conquer shrink clot throttle deflect keep in check parry stop short deteriorate droop decay keep back keep under control smash degenerate back off pre-empt bung block out fill up clog up fill stem the flow of lower have a break censor nobble chill jam up bung up muzzle finalise become invalid protract disconcert turn out hold in abeyance relax get in the way bury rattle become void become obsolete draw to a halt taper off crumble queer bottle dull cross faze trail off stump bog down stopper bring to naught cool it reach a standstill overcome lay on the table cramp one's style throw monkey wrench in take a rain check on keep at bay lock up put on the back burner keep in box in put the brakes on fall away pour cold water on put the mockers on beat down declare illegal upset the apple cart bilk mess up throw a monkey wrench in the works of throw a spanner in the works keep lid on bring to screeching halt be a hindrance to gum up cork throw cold water on buck louse up land eradicate strangle at birth put a stop to something clobber withstand kill off turn back flick off stop working cinch abrogate close shop finish work finish working clock off lose heart be beaten censure cap circumnavigate retardate douse clear stop in one's tracks back out of leave work wreck shatter accomplish discharge shutdown quit cold turkey bit confront power down be at an end be no longer valid stave anticipate pick off confine prolong take a breather from put on a back burner polish off draw to close put to bed put a period to ease render powerless crash put on brakes put an stop to lose speed slam on the brakes crool banjax burden bring down curtain simmer down compose collect detach log off put the brakes on take out of play dish give up hope abandon hope clinch shutter render null and void give the run around dash one's hope lick upset the applecart overpower fold up be put to bed button up cut loose button down take down hold off on make late transpire reschedule put a stopper in put half nelson on put chill on put a lock on zing gridlock retreat be the end of drop out tie up loose ends liquidate clean up come to the end do be through with finish up take time off disband barricade seal caulk black decommission come to a conclusion round up give notice throw a spoke in the wheel of root traverse drop off carry out banish boycott blockade constrict scuttle hit the switch halt in its tracks give the slip give the run-around buffalo promote shuffle off juke run circles around run rings around bollix throw a monkey wrench in the works carry through bring to fruition damp vanquish overthrow push back procrastinate inactivate hang fire put on back burner count out put in abeyance file pink-slip keep in abeyance lay over put on the shelf look away turn turn from veer shunt shove aside confound upset blackball disqualify complicate choke up pack block up throw a curve set the seal on obturate quench cow switch something off get there haul up let taper de-escalate pall drop away fall finish the working day undo bulwark defend guard declare ineligible illegalize ice out curse officially forbid be no more fly by triumph over block off continue respite put over blank counterplot attenuate dampen disadvise scare stunt slip away dam up gibbet gunge up wring noose squeeze drown silt up put out of business put out of action bring someone to their knees deprive overwhelm dominate annihilate clamp shush trample pull off the road muffle swallow slack phase down coast cool off drain away become weaker chill out unlax ratchet down gag unaccustom break short stop cold evanesce cover fend put lid on keep inside put kibosh on drive underground trample on sit on go by weigh down declare taboo take wind out of sails get the better of upset one's apple cart cause setback put end to leave unfinished stop in full flow govern fight back monkey with retrograde bate tame rebuff choke back give the thumbs down to put the chill on give the red light to say no molder dilapidate moulder take a rain check dock languish flag talk out of keep from happening safeguard against secure against protect against shield against put a damper on act like a wet blanket run low go downhill fade out wear away go down grow less go dead keep a lid on slacken pace bite back stand up for guard against skirt round defend oneself against fight off keep at arm's length wean cut back lag emaciate tire shrivel sag truncate retrench play for time counterbalance minimize totter faint lose spirit impoverish debase minimise depress grow dim waste away wear off grow faint thin out fall off relapse vitiate tremble grow weaker pare down elide cut down lop trim syncopate chop minify tighten up crop slim down downsize contract slash stand off not move deaden counterpoise negative countervail cancel out dumb clam correct remedy compensate for boil down rein back get to meat put in nutshell roll back put a restriction on put a limit on keep down say nothing equilibrize make up for counterweigh balance out even out countercheck respond rectify stabilise redress right go against stabilize counterwork

Verb

Remove contaminants from
purify clarify filter clean cleanse clear refine decontaminate disinfect distil fumigate sanitise sanitize deodorise deodorize freshen sieve sift sterilise sterilize strain autoclave boil distill fine garble liquate make pure pasteurise pasteurize depollute detoxify filtrate rectify absolve aerate aerify atone chasten depurate deterge edulcorate elutriate exculpate exonerate expiate oxygenate rarify sublimate wash get rid of impurities antisepticize separate process condense concentrate screen treat riddle rarefy make sterile reduce boil down desexualize ventilate change incapacitate vaporize winnow refresh vaporise griddle fan sweeten neuter extract castrate fix emasculate geld thicken alter compress unsex bolt evaporate air bathe spay render clean thoroughly make clear clean up make clean make sanitary cool air out melt down heat reclaim detoxicate desalt operate on cauterize purge percolate solidify bath perfume fresh sublime fractionate become clear bleach cauterise strengthen leach disinfest antiseptize neutralize sanitate neutralise make germ-free melt desalinate circulate clean out delouse smoke osmose penetrate metastasize permeate make safe vaporize and condense evaporate and condense pan part soak through smoke out obtain remove impurities from scrub launder rinse trim press cut volatilize cook infuse express precipitate steam expose get rid of impurities from scour take out draw out separate out let breathe freshen up open air-condition give air to expurgate lustrate depurgate GI restore press out squeeze out cut down turn out rinse out get to the meat cut to the bone

Noun

The task or area of activity officially assigned to an individual or organization
brief instructions ambit department orbit orders province realm responsibility scope sphere territory authorisation authorization bailiwick guidelines turf area of activity area of responsibility terms of reference jurisdiction authority domain range compass area field arena extent dominion sphere of influence power control competence reach circle subject discipline zone function sector element business sweep specialty demesne fief rank terrain fiefdom region barony game line capacity firmament front walk status speciality station class kingdom stratum influence universe walk of life area of interest area of study neck of the woods preserve career pilgrimage limit radius bounds boundary extension purview precinct circumference span of control world section occupation job calling vocation part work district scene thing position profession division place trade pursuit employment line of work concern tract métier milieu racket craft land activity role branch post locality topic spot state environment neighbourhood day job neighborhood patch expanse interest belt category specialism situation vicinity line of business forte group stretch metier quarter office sphere of activity undertaking duty site theme band affair task lifework location avocation pigeon mission locale bag block slot area of knowledge county classification charge stomping grounds course life manor bracket country setting specialization worry parts empire point neck engagement specialisation property corner society service berth corridor purpose life's work baby venue locus dodge ground lot plot line of country grouping circuit forum grade planet order subdivision categorization type stage practice cosmos theatre set estate industry matter compartment family curriculum study colony tier theater holding administration problem dimension enclave niche lay sphere of interest assignment living way bubble mastery employ span proceeding shire lookout existence branch of knowledge field of study subject matter livelihood biz handicraft art billet confines limits course of study branch of learning ward environs line of employment emplacement regime chosen work rat race where strong suit neck of woods whereabouts area of expertise stomping ground medium seigniory caste turfdom chosen career system breadth appointment beat soke leet arm pigeonhole operation side space question battlefield battleground enterprise pursuits matters tillage aspect sport spread culture lists incumbency layer frame context lands connection segment margin pale strong point patronage custom genre do nine-to-five method exercise grip dominions area of concern area of influence person's calling sphere of study background backdrop affairs branch of study life work field of influence area of power area of conflict field of conflict sphere of action field of inquiry sphere of operations variety dealing long suit field of interest wing echo chamber X hangout joint specific location specialist subject what one is into stamping ground obligation venture transaction headache onus cast borough clearing constituency suburb ghetto jungle home park area of land tract of land burden funeral doing care prefecture champaign commitment inner city list haunt home hole goings-on entanglement involvement league genus cohort species grading rubric kind ranks surroundings community parish batch parameters gardens acreage parkland campus fields park gift enclosure parcel township city principality square rule terrace premises galaxy sort collection skill ability bent disposition leaning knack inclination genius flair aptitude talent protectorate command biosphere macrocosm sway say dependency habitat grounds lifestyle sovereignty possession government governance leadership hegemony regimen way of life real estate nation plane of existence outpost prerogative mana ascendancy circumstance tributary satellite commission right supervision domination reign discretion judicature might arbitration magistracy inquisition satellite state whole world extent of power oyer and terminer fate manner of living everyday life style of living condition standard of living routine state of play daily life set of circumstances way of living