dismiss - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate dismiss

dismiss is hyphenated as dis-miss

How to pronounce dismiss

dismiss is pronounced dɪs ´mɪs

Number of syllables in dismiss

The number of syllables in dismiss is 2

What part of speech in dismiss?

dismiss is a transitive verb

How common in the word dismiss?

dismiss is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does dismiss convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'dismiss'

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Common collocations before 'dismiss'

can, did, going, hand, ignore, just, like, might, much, seem, should, thought, tried, way, will

Common collocations of 'dismiss'

able, ask, can, did, fact, going, hand, head, ignore, just, knew, know, like, made, might, move, much, only, seem, shook, should, still, such, think, thought, tried, trying, wait, way, will

Words with similar spelling to dismiss

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Synonyms of 'dismiss'

abandon, abjure, absolve, acquit, amnesty, answer, ax, banish, belittle, boot, bounce, bow out, break, brush aside, brush off, bump, bundle, bust, can, cashier, cast, chase, Chuck, chuck out, clear, confound, confute, contemn, contradict, controvert, crush, cut, deactivate, debrief, decline, deconsecrate, decontaminate, defeat, defrock, degrade, demob, demobilize, demolish, demote, deny, deplume, depose, deprive, deride, despise, detach, dethrone, diminish, disapprove, disband, disbar, discard, discharge, disclaim, discount, discrown, disdain, disenthrone, disintegrate, disorganize, disown, disperse, displace, displume, disregard, dissolve, drop, drum out, eject, evict, except, exclude, excommunicate, exculpate, exempt, exonerate, expel, extrude, finish, fire, floor, flout, forget, forgive, forswear, free, furlough, gibe, gird, hold off, ignore, jeer, justify, keep off, kick, kick out, lay aside, lay off, let off, let out, liquidate, mock, neglect, nonplus, oust, out, overlook, overthrow, overturn, overwhelm, pardon, parole, Parry, part, pension, pooh-pooh, purge, put aside, put away, put back, rally, rebuff, rebut, recant, refuse, refute, reject, release, remit, remove, renounce, repel, replace, reprobate, repudiate, repulse, retire, ridicule, Riff, sack, scatter, scoff, scorn, scout, separate, settle, set aside, shed, shrive, shrug off, silence, slight, slough, snub, spurn, squash, squelch, strip, subvert, superannuate, surplus, suspend, taunt, terminate, throw out, turn away, twit, unchurch, undermine, unfrock, unhand, unsaddle, unseat, unthrone, upset, vindicate, waive, ward off, whitewash

Common Verb Collocations of dismiss

afford, appoint, ask, base, be, can, compel, deny, do, force, have, incline, lead, make, may, move, must, oblige, refuse, shall, should, state, tempt, tend, think, try, want, will, wish, withstand

Common Conjunction Collocations of dismiss

and, but, either, nor, or, Nor

Lists containing dismiss

Dale Chall Words
Synonyms of 'abandon'
Synonyms of 'abjure'
Synonyms of 'absolve'
Synonyms of 'acquit'
Synonyms of 'answer'
Synonyms of 'banish'
Synonyms of 'beat back'
Synonyms of 'boot'
Synonyms of 'bounce'
Synonyms of 'break'
Synonyms of 'brush aside'
Synonyms of 'Brush'
Synonyms of 'bump'
Synonyms of 'bundle'
Synonyms of 'bust'
Synonyms of 'can'
Synonyms of 'cashier'
Synonyms of 'cast'
Synonyms of 'chase'
Synonyms of 'Chuck'
Synonyms of 'clear'
Synonyms of 'confound'
Synonyms of 'confute'
Synonyms of 'contemn'
Synonyms of 'contradict'
Synonyms of 'controvert'
Synonyms of 'crush'
Synonyms of 'deactivate'
Synonyms of 'debrief'
Synonyms of 'decline'
Synonyms of 'decontaminate'
Synonyms of 'defeat'
Synonyms of 'defrock'
Synonyms of 'degrade'
Synonyms of 'demobilize'
Synonyms of 'demolish'
Synonyms of 'demote'
Synonyms of 'deny'
Synonyms of 'deplume'
Synonyms of 'depose'
Synonyms of 'deprive'
Synonyms of 'despise'
Synonyms of 'detach'
Synonyms of 'dethrone'
Synonyms of 'diminish'
Synonyms of 'disapprove'
Synonyms of 'disband'
Synonyms of 'disbar'
Synonyms of 'discard'
Synonyms of 'discharge'
Synonyms of 'disclaim'
Synonyms of 'discount'
Synonyms of 'disdain'
Synonyms of 'disenthrone'
Synonyms of 'disintegrate'
Synonyms of 'disorganize'
Synonyms of 'disown'
Synonyms of 'dispel'
Synonyms of 'disperse'
Synonyms of 'displace'
Synonyms of 'disregard'
Synonyms of 'dissolve'
Synonyms of 'divorce'
Synonyms of 'drop'
Synonyms of 'eject'
Synonyms of 'eliminate'
Synonyms of 'evict'
Synonyms of 'except'
Synonyms of 'exclude'
Synonyms of 'excommunicate'
Synonyms of 'exculpate'
Synonyms of 'exempt'
Synonyms of 'exonerate'
Synonyms of 'expel'
Synonyms of 'extrude'
Synonyms of 'finish'
Synonyms of 'fire'
Synonyms of 'flight'
Synonyms of 'floor'
Synonyms of 'forget'
Synonyms of 'forgive'
Synonyms of 'forswear'
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