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Synonyms of 'dispatch'

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in the sense of alacrity
Definition
speed or eagerness
As you can imagine, I accepted with alacrity.
Synonyms
gaiety (old-fashioned),
quickness,
briskness,
joyousness,
sprightliness,
in the sense of annihilate
Definition
to destroy (a place or a group of people) completely
The army was annihilated.
Synonyms
wipe out,
root out,
extirpate (archaic),
wipe from the face of the earth,
kennet (Australian, slang),
jeff (Australian, slang)
in the sense of assassinate
Definition
to murder (a prominent person)
a plot to assassinate the President
Synonyms
eliminate (slang),
take out (slang),
hit (slang),
blow away (slang, US),
in the sense of bulletin
Definition
an official statement on a matter of public interest
the early morning news bulletin
in the sense of butcher
Definition
to kill (people) at random or brutally
Our people are being butchered in their own homes.
Synonyms
cut down,
slay (archaic, literary),
put to the sword
in the sense of communicate
Definition
to transmit (to)
typhus, a disease communicated by body lice
Synonyms
in the sense of communication
Definition
the exchange of information, ideas, or feelings
Treatment involves the communication of information.
in the sense of communication
Definition
something communicated, such as a message
The ambassador has brought a communication from the President.
in the sense of communiqué
The call came in a communiqué sent to the Irish Prime Minister.
Synonyms
news flash,
official communication
in the sense of conclude
Definition
to arrange or settle finally
If the clubs cannot conclude a deal, an independent tribunal will decide.
Synonyms
bring about,
fix,
carry out,
pull off,
bring off (informal)

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