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Society, being codified by man, decrees that woman is inferior; she can do away with this inferiority only by destroying the male's superiority.
Simone de Beauvoir

Meaning of "do away with" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DO AWAY WITH

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DO AWAY WITH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Do away with is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

WHAT DOES DO AWAY WITH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of do away with in the English dictionary

The definition of do away with in the dictionary is to kill or destroy. Other definition of do away with is to discard or abolish.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DO AWAY WITH

do a line
do a Melba
do a number on someone
do a perish
do a runner
do a Skase
do battle
do by
do down
do duty for
do for
do honour to
do in
do justice to
do like a dinner
do one´s bit
do one´s block
do one´s cruet
do one´s level best
do one´s nana

WORDS THAT END LIKE DO AWAY WITH

all up with
along with
be done with
come up with
could do with
deal with
get away with
have nothing to do with
have to do with
in line with
in with
keep pace with
keep up with
put up with
run away with
take up with
to begin with
to do with
to start with
up with
with

Synonyms and antonyms of do away with in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «do away with» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DO AWAY WITH

Find out the translation of do away with to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of do away with from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «do away with» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

废除
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

acabar con
570 millions of speakers

English

do away with
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

साथ दूर करना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تخلص من
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

покончить с
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

acabar com
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ধ্বংস করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

supprimer
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Lari dengan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

abschaffen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

廃止する
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

페지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Aja lunga
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bỏ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விட்டுவிடு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सोडून द्या
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Uzakla
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

abolire
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pozbyć się
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

покінчити з
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

face departe cu
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κάνει μακριά με
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

weg te doen met
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

göra sig av med
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gjøre unna med
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DO AWAY WITH»

The term «do away with» is very widely used and occupies the 3.783 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DO AWAY WITH» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about do away with

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10 QUOTES WITH «DO AWAY WITH»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word do away with.
1
Simone de Beauvoir
Society, being codified by man, decrees that woman is inferior; she can do away with this inferiority only by destroying the male's superiority.
2
Hans Blix
The inspections started in 1991, right after the Gulf War. One of the conditions for the ceasefire was that Iraq had to do away with all of its weapons of mass destruction - biological, chemical and nuclear weapons and long-range missiles.
3
David R. Brower
I was actually telling people that - by harnessing the atom - we could enter a new era of unlimited power that would do away with the need to dam our beautiful streams.
4
Ken Buck
A consumption tax, a national sales tax makes some sense. But I think that if we move towards a Fair Tax, if we move towards a national sales tax, we have to make sure that we do away with the income tax.
5
Kent Conrad
I would do away with super PACs. I think it's a cancer.
6
George Crook
Give these Indians little farms, survey them, let them put fences around them, let them have their own horses, cows, sheep, things that they can call their own, and it will do away with tribal Indians.
7
Lapo Elkann
The value of 'Made in Italy' must necessarily be up-to-date. This is the philosophy that Italia Independent has embraced. We decided from the outset to do away with stereotypes and attune ourselves to the extreme pace, to the incessant metamorphoses of the globalized world.
8
Michael Giles
I think we were just coming out and being ourselves, instead of operating within boundaries that other people had created. We decided to do away with those boundaries.
9
Albert Bushnell Hart
Everywhere among the English-speaking race criminal justice was rude, and punishments were barbarous; but the tendency was to do away with special privileges and legal exemptions.
10
Christie Hefner
I don't know what a world would be like if you do away with sexy images.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DO AWAY WITH»

Discover the use of do away with in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to do away with and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The New Testament Validates Torah: Does the New Testament ...
Considerable attention is given to the Greek source text of the Apostolic Scriptures, and where translation errors into English appear to have been made by various modern versions.
J. K. Mckee, 2012
2
Minutes of Evidence: With Appendices, Taken Before Group "B" ...
14,556. You suggest that the advance noto should be done away with ?-— Exactly so, if they want to do away with crimping. 1.4,557. But I ask you what is your objection to the advance note ?—I have got no particular objection at all, myself.
Great Britain. Royal Commission on Labour, 1892
3
Automobile Journal
How To Reach the Trade and Do away with the costly mailing list. Do away with the correcting and maintenance. Do away with the addressing and stamping. Do away with the cost of postage. Do away with the printing cost. Do away with the ...
4
Organizational Psychology: A Scientist-Practitioner Approach
Will other types of organizations eventually do away with jobs? Although it's certainly possible, there are reasons to believe that many or- ganizations will not do away with jobs. For example, defending the legal soundness of selection and  ...
Steve M. Jex, 2002
5
Kenya National Assembly Official Record (Hansard)
Therefore, I do not intend to do away with this particular requirement as far as bicycles are concerned. Mr. Onyulo: Mr. Speaker, Sir, arising from that reply given by the Assistant Minister and in view of the fact Chat bicycles normally do not use  ...
6
American Photography
In all the photographs I have made for reproductions, the one object in my mind has been to do away with retouching and, consequently, much of my time is spent in arranging the objects and obtaining the desired lighting effects before making ...
Frank Roy Fraprie, 1922
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Proceedings [first-third meetings].
Mr. Edgar Blake : The reason for dropping out the word "plan" is as follows: Suppose it read "the General Conference shall not change or alter any part or rule of our government so as to do away with Episcopacy nor do away with the plan of ...
Joint Commission on Unification of the Methodist Episcopal Church and the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1918
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Representative British Dramas: Victorian and Modern
We'll do away with the Decemvirate. Dentatus. You'll do away with the Decemvirate? — The Decemvirate will do away with you ! You'll do away with yourselves ! Do nothing. — The enemy will do away with both of you. In another month, a ...
Montrose Jonas Moses, 1918
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EPRESENTATIVE BRITISH DRAMAS
We'll do away with the Decemvirate. Dentatus. You'll do away with the Decemvirate ? — The Decemvirate will do away with you ! You'll do away with yourselves ! Do nothing. — The enemy will do away with both of you. In another month, a ...
MONTROSE J. MOSES, 1918
10
Parliamentary Debates: House of Representatives
All the clauses referring to the Conciliation Boards under the original Act the honourable gentleman moved to repeal ; and when I said an attempt had been made to do away with Conciliation Boards I said that which is correct. It is here in black ...
New Zealand. Parliament, 1901

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DO AWAY WITH»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term do away with is used in the context of the following news items.
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Government may do away with blanket exemption for industrial …
Under the solution now being considered, the government could do away with the provision that allows industrial corridors to acquire up to one ... «Economic Times, Jul 15»
2
Edmonton city council votes to do away with bike lanes along 40 …
On Wednesday, Edmonton city councillors decided to do away with bike lanes along 40 Avenue from 119 Street to 106 Street; as well as lanes ... «Edmonton Sun, Jul 15»
3
Time to do away with employee drug testing
Last month, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled that it was legal to fire employees who failed a drug test because they used marijuana for ... «The Hill, Jul 15»
4
Is Seattle about to do away with single-family zoning?
According to a report from The Seattle Times, Seattle is considering a plan to do away with single-family zoning within the city and replace it ... «HousingWire, Jul 15»
5
THE GRADE: To do or not to do away with mandatory union dues
Lauri Heffernan, president of the local Panama-Buena Vista Teachers Association, said if the Supreme Court were to do away with fair share ... «The Bakersfield Californian, Jul 15»
6
Pa. Turnpike looks to do away with toll collectors
The opening of the Pennsylvania Turnpike's first all-electronic toll facility in Bucks County in January will be the first step toward doing away ... «Philly.com, Jul 15»
7
NYC to Do Away With Bail for Non-Violent Suspects
(Newser) – Thousands of New Yorkers accused of low-level or non-violent crimes won't face the prospect of raising cash for bail under a plan ... «Newser, Jul 15»
8
Alabama Lawmaker wants to do away with confederate holidays
Representative Alvin Holmes of Montgomery says it's time to do away with state-sanctioned confederate holidays. Holmes plans to introduce a ... «WTVM, Jul 15»
9
Bill could do away with air monitor
The ambient air monitor on Blackstone Road in Sanford potentially could be shut down by Sept. 1, 2016, as a result of a bill now making the ... «Sanford Herald, Jul 15»
10
Beaufort County leaders may do away with county's hospital board
Beaufort County leaders are slated to vote on whether or not they should do away with the county's hospital board, which manages millions of ... «WCTI12.com, Jul 15»

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