Synonyms and Antonyms of sends packing
to let go from office, service, or employment
- After he missed work three times in one week they sent the new guy packing.
axes, bounces, cans, cashiers, discharges, dismisses, fires, musters out, pink-slips, releases, removes, retires, sacks, terminates, turns off
to drive or force out
- The exterminator showed up and sent the termites packing.
banishes, boots (out), bounces, casts out, chases, dismisses, drums (out), ejects, expels, extrudes, kicks out, ousts, outs, routs, runs off, throws out, turfs (out) [chiefly British], turns out
deforces, deports, displaces, dispossesses, evicts, exiles, expatriates, ostracizes, reads out, shuts out
axes, cans, cashiers, defenestrates, discharges, fires, musters out, pink-slips, releases, removes, retires, sacks, terminates