Definition of liquidate


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • liquidate is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 19 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • liquidate is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 21 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of liquidate

  • eliminate by paying off (debts) (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. pay off

  • get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing (verb)

    Examples

    1. The mafia liquidated the informer

    Synonyms

    1. do in
    2. knock off
    3. neutralise
    4. neutralize
    5. waste

  • convert into cash (verb)

    Examples

    1. I had to liquidate my holdings to pay off my ex-husband

  • settle the affairs of by determining the debts and applying the assets to pay them off (verb)

    Examples

    1. liquidate a company

See definition of liquidate in Merriam Webster