Synonyms and Antonyms of eighty-sixing
- decided to eighty-six his birth name the minute he arrived in Hollywood
cashiering, casting (off), chucking, deep-sixing, discarding, ditching, dumping, exorcising (also exorcizing), flinging (off or away), jettisoning, junking, laying by, losing, pitching, rejecting, scrapping, shedding, shucking (off), sloughing (off) also sluffing (off) , throwing away, throwing out, tossing, unloading
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