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exorcise

verb
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exorcize

Synonyms and Antonyms of exorcise

  1. to get rid of as useless or unwanted please exorcise that offensive word from your vocabulary Synonyms of exorcise cashier, cast (off), chuck, deep-six, ditch, dump, eighty-six (or 86), discard (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 exorcise 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 exorcise adopt, embrace, take on; employ, use, utilize; hold, hold back, keep, retain



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