Synonyms for emptying


1. emptying, voidance, evacuation, removal, remotion
usage: the act of removing the contents of something


1. empty, change, alter, modify
usage: make void or empty of contents; "Empty the box"; "The alarm emptied the building"
2. empty, discharge, change state, turn
usage: become empty or void of its content; "The room emptied"
3. vacate, empty, abandon, leave, go forth, go away
usage: leave behind empty; move out of; "You must vacate your office by tonight"
4. empty, remove, take, take away, withdraw
usage: remove; "Empty the water"
5. evacuate, void, empty, excrete, egest, eliminate, pass
usage: excrete or discharge from the body
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