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dump

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dump

  1. 1 a place where discarded materials (as trash) are dumped all of the used packaging eventually ends up in the dump Synonyms of dump landfill, sanitary landfill, tip [chiefly British] Words Related to dump dustbin, dustheap, junkyard, kitchen midden, midden; transfer station; mess, pigpen, pigsty, sty

  2. 2 a place where military arms are stored a daring raid on the ammunition dump Synonyms of dump arsenal, depot, armory, magazineWords Related to dump fort, fortress, stronghold; repository, storehouse, warehouse

  3. 3 a dirty or messy place his place is always a dump, so he almost never has people over Synonyms of dump pigpen, hellhole, hole, pigsty, shambles, styWords Related to dump chaos, confusion, disarrangement, disarray, disorder, disorganization, mess, muddle, muss; havoc, hell, mare's nest, snake pit; clutter, jumble, litter, mishmash, welter


dump

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of dump

  1. 1 to end a usually intimate relationship with all of her friends were telling her to dump the jerk already Synonyms of dump blow off, break off (with), ditch, jilt, kiss off, leaveWords Related to dump brush (aside or off), cold-shoulder, cut, high-hat, slight, snub; abandon, desert, forsake, maroon, quitNear Antonyms of dump hook up (with), take; befriend, latch (on or onto)

  2. 2 to get rid of as useless or unwanted dump the trash on the curb and go back inside Synonyms of dump cashier, cast (off), chuck, deep-six, ditch, discard, eighty-six (or 86), exorcise (also exorcize), fling (off or away), jettison, junk, lay by, lose, pitch, reject, scrap, shed, shuck (off), slough (off) also sluff (off), throw away, throw out, toss, unloadWords Related to dump abandon, abdicate, desert, forsake; dismiss, kick out; abolish, annihilate, eliminate, eradicate, expunge, exterminate, extinguish, extirpate, liquidate, remove, root (out), stamp (out), wipe outNear Antonyms of dump adopt, embrace, take on; employ, use, utilize; hold, hold back, keep, retain



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