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Remove

Re`move´   Pronunciation: r?-m??v´
v. t.1.To move away from the position occupied; to cause to change place; to displace; as, to remove a building.
[imp. & p. p. Removed (-m??vd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Removing.]
Thou shalt not remove thy neighbor's landmark.
- Deut. xix. 14.
When we had dined, to prevent the ladies' leaving us, I generally ordered the table to be removed.
- Goldsmith.
2.To cause to leave a person or thing; to cause to cease to be; to take away; hence, to banish; to destroy; to put an end to; to kill; as, to remove a disease.
3.To dismiss or discharge from office; as, the President removed many postmasters.
v. i.1.To change place in any manner, or to make a change in place; to move or go from one residence, position, or place to another.
Till Birnam wood remove to Dunsinane,
I can not taint with fear.
- Shak.
n.1.The act of removing; a removal.
This place should be at once both school and university, not needing a remove to any other house of scholarship.
- Milton.
And drags at each remove a lengthening chain.
- Goldsmith.
2.The transfer of one's business, or of one's domestic belongings, from one location or dwelling house to another; - in the United States usually called a move.
It is an English proverb that three removes are as bad as a fire.
- J. H. Newman.
3.The state of being removed.
4.That which is removed, as a dish removed from table to make room for something else.
5.The distance or space through which anything is removed; interval; distance; stage; hence, a step or degree in any scale of gradation; specifically, a division in an English public school; as, the boy went up two removes last year.
A freeholder is but one remove from a legislator.
- Addison.
6.(Far.) The act of resetting a horse's shoe.
Noun1.remove - degree of figurative distance or separation; "just one remove from madness" or "it imitates at many removes a Shakespearean tragedy";
Verb1.remove - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, taking off, etc. or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
Synonyms: take away, withdraw, take
2.remove - remove from a position or an office
3.remove - dispose of; "Get rid of these old shoes!"; "The company got rid of all the dead wood"
Synonyms: get rid of
4.remove - cause to leave; "The teacher took the children out of the classroom"
Synonyms: move out, take out
5.remove - shift the position or location of, as for business, legal, educational, or military purposes; "He removed his children to the countryside"; "Remove the troops to the forest surrounding the city"; "remove a case to another court"
Synonyms: transfer
6.remove - go away or leave; "He absented himself"
Synonyms: absent
7.remove - kill intentionally and with premeditation; "The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered"
8.remove - get rid of something abstract; "The death of her mother removed the last obstacle to their marriage"; "God takes away your sins"
Synonyms: take away
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