Synonyms and Antonyms of made away with
to carry away (as a person) forcibly or unlawfully
- They made away with the baby in the middle of the night.
captured, crimped, impressed, kidnapped (also kidnaped), seized, shanghaied, waylaid
absconded (with), snatched, spirited
hijacked (also highjacked)
caught, copped [slang], stole, took
to deprive of life
- The gangster's henchmen made away with several of his rivals.
bumped off, butchered, cut down, finished, got, iced [slang], knocked off, murdered, neutralized, offed [slang], put away, rubbed out, scragged, snuffed, took out, wasted, whacked [slang]
annihilated, blotted out, decimated, killed off, massacred, mowed, slaughtered, smote
assassinated, executed, martyred, terminated
euthanized (also euthanatized), put down
did away with, did for [chiefly British]
to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep
- The thief made away with merchandise worth thousands of dollars.
appropriated, boosted [slang], filched, heisted, hooked, lifted, misappropriated, nicked [British slang], nipped, pilfered, pinched, pocketed, purloined, ripped off, snitched, stole, swiped, thieved
burglarized, knocked over, robbed
looted, pillaged, plundered, sacked
carjacked, hijacked (also highjacked)
poached, rustled, shoplifted
collared, grabbed, grasped, nailed, seized, snatched, took
abducted, kidnapped (also kidnaped), shanghaied, spirited