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removed

adjective

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not close in time or space
  • an island far removed from the mainland

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removed

verb
past tense of remove

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1 to rid oneself of (a garment)
  • I removed my coat as soon as I got inside

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2 to take away from a place or position
  • he carefully removed the old manuscript from the shelf

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4 to let go from office, service, or employment
  • voters removed the racist selectman from office the first chance they got

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The first known use of removed was circa 1548

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“Removed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/removed. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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