liquidate


liquidate
UK [ˈlɪkwɪdeɪt] / US [ˈlɪkwɪˌdeɪt] verb
Word forms "liquidate":
present tense I/you/we/they liquidate he/she/it liquidates present participle liquidating past tense liquidated past participle liquidated
1)
a) [intransitive/transitive] business to close a business and sell everything that it owns, usually in order to pay money that is owed
b) [intransitive/transitive] to pay money that you owe

liquidate a loan

2) [transitive] informal to kill someone

English dictionary. 2014.

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