Remove a stain.
Removed my boots.
Removed the family to Texas.
Paint that removes with water.
- To kill or assassinate.
- To dismiss, as from an office or position.
- To get rid of; eliminate.To remove the causes of war.
Paint that removes easily.
When you force someone to leave a room, this is an example of a situation where you remove him from the room.
When you take off your shirt, this is an example of a situation where you remove your shirt.
When you clean your oven, this is an example of a situation where you remove dirt.
To remove one's coat.
Living at a far remove from here.
He removed the marbles from the bag.
But one short remove from victory.
Removed the candidate's name from consideration.
Removed the cups from the table.
Other Word Forms
Origin of remove
- Middle English removen from Old French remouvoir from Latin removēre re- re- movēre to move move
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition