Synonyms for (noun) dispatch

Synonyms: dispatch, despatch, shipment

Definition: the act of sending off something

Similar words: departure, going, going away, leaving

Definition: the act of departing


Synonyms: despatch, dispatch

Definition: killing a person or animal

Similar words: kill, killing, putting to death

Definition: the act of terminating a life


Synonyms: expedition, expeditiousness, despatch, dispatch

Definition: the property of being prompt and efficient

Usage: it was done with dispatch

Similar words: quickness, rapidity, rapidness, speediness, celerity

Definition: a rate that is rapid


Synonyms: communique, despatch, dispatch

Definition: an official report (usually sent in haste)

Similar words: account, report, write up, news report, story

Definition: a short account of the news

Usage: the report of his speech; the story was on the 11 o'clock news; the account of his speech that was given on the evening news made the governor furious

Synonyms for (verb) dispatch

Synonyms: dispatch

Definition: kill without delay

Usage: the traitor was dispatched by the conspirators

Similar words: kill

Definition: cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly

Usage: This man killed several people when he tried to rob a bank; The farmer killed a pig for the holidays


Synonyms: send off, despatch, dispatch

Definition: send away towards a designated goal

Similar words: transport, send, ship

Definition: transport commercially


Synonyms: dispatch

Definition: dispose of rapidly and without delay and efficiently

Usage: He dispatched the task he was assigned

Similar words: move, act

Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel


Synonyms: slay, dispatch, polish off, remove, bump off, hit, off, murder

Definition: kill intentionally and with premeditation

Usage: The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered

Similar words: kill

Definition: cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly

Usage: This man killed several people when he tried to rob a bank; The farmer killed a pig for the holidays


Synonyms: discharge, dispatch, complete

Definition: complete or carry out

Usage: discharge one's duties

Similar words: carry out, carry through, fulfil, fulfill, execute, accomplish, action

Definition: put in effect

Usage: carry out a task; execute the decision of the people; He actioned the operation