Other Words for Kill

Kill Noun Synonyms
execute, slay, murder, assassinate, do away with, put to death, cause the death of, liquidate, dispatch or despatch, take (someone's) life, finish (off), put an end to, write 'finis' to, silence, kill off, administer the coup de grace, eliminate
He was the third police officer to be killed this year.

Kill Verb Synonyms
game, prey, quarry
The lioness allowed her cubs to eat part of the kill.

quash, suppress, defeat, veto, cancel
The tobacco interests campaigned to kill the bill to ban smoking in public places.

hurt, pain, torment, torture
These shoes are killing me.

consume,e up, spend, while away, occupy, fill, pass, idle
While waiting, I killed time doing a crossword puzzle.

exhaust, tire (out), fatigue, weary, fag (out)
Pushing that mower all day nearly killed me.

death, killing, end, finish, deathblow, coup de grace, termination, denouement or d‚nouement, conclusion
She wants to be in at the kill.

muffle, neutralize, deaden, damp, silence, nullify, dull, absorb, smother, stifle, suppress, still
This padding should kill the noise of the motor.

destroy, ruin, devastate, ravage, wreak or work havoc (up)on, kill off
The entire orange crop was killed by the sudden frost.

More Words for Kill

Ruin / Still / Pass / Occupy / Pain / Murder / Weary / End / Fill / Damp / Veto

Skill-Based Pay

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Skill-Based Pay: A salary differentiation system that bases compensation on an individual’s education, experience, knowledge, skills or specialized training. MORE

Skills Training

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Skills Training: Training provided to employees to help them ascertain the skills and knowledge necessary to perform their current jobs; also used as a retraining method when new systems or processes are introduced. MORE

Skill Gap

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Skill Gap: A deficiency in basic writing, reading, mathematical or oral communication skills. MORE

Skills Inventory

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Skills Inventory: A list of skills or competencies possessed by an individual. MORE

Kill Switch

Technology / Motorcycle / Kill Switch: The Kill Switch is in series with the ignition switch. When the Kill Switch is open, the bike will not start. MORE

Soft Skills

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Soft Skills: Skills required to perform a certain job where the job is defined in terms of expected outcomes, but the process to achieve the outcome varies. MORE

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