Thesaurus

makes away with

phrase
present tense third-person singular of make away with

Synonyms & Antonyms of makes away with

1 to carry away (as a person) forcibly or unlawfully
  • They made away with the baby in the middle of the night.

Synonyms for makes away with

Words Related to makes away with

Phrases Synonymous with makes away with

Near Antonyms for makes away with

2 to deprive of life
  • The gangster's henchmen made away with several of his rivals.

Synonyms for makes away with

Words Related to makes away with

Phrases Synonymous with makes away with

Near Antonyms for makes away with

Antonyms for makes away with

3 to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep
  • The thief made away with merchandise worth thousands of dollars.

Synonyms for makes away with

Words Related to makes away with

Phrases Synonymous with makes away with

Near Antonyms for makes away with

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About makes away with

Thesaurus Entries Near makes away with

makes a show

makes away with

makes believe

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Makes away with.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/makes%20away%20with. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Keep scrolling for more

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!