Pronunciation of Removed
/ɹɪmˈuːvd/, /ɹɪmˈuːvd/, /ɹ_ɪ_m_ˈuː_v_d/

Synonyms for removed:

Sense 1

dismissed, missed, disordered, atavistic, elsewhere, absent, faraway, obliterated, gone, absorbed, off, far-flung.

Sense 2

obscure, solitary, open, negative, out-of-the-way, far-off, relieved, recalled, retired, insular, unpacked, outlying.

Sense 5

lonesome, lone, alone, lonely.


abstracted, Absent-minded.





Other synonyms and related words:

disordered, atavistic, aloof, near, outlying, retired, elsewhere, out-of-the-way, private, recalled, lonesome, missing, obscure, far-flung, gone, negative, upstage, faraway, lonely, lone, Absent-minded, obliterated, off, solitary, insular, deep, alone, abstracted, abroad, missed, absent, away, dismissed, open, unpacked, far-off.

all (adjective)

distant, remote.

diminished (adjective)

deflated, tapered, abridged, Pared, cut, Receded, shaved, lessened, condensed, shrunken, drained, lowered, trimmed, contracted, truncated, docked, weeded, Nipped, clipped, deducted, shortened, eroded, Compacted, mowed, diminished, reduced, concentrated, downgraded, sheared, Bobbed, pruned, dropped, Leached, depleted, Curtailed, cropped, decremented, decreased, Lightened, abbreviated, compressed, Dwindled.

dismissed (adjective)

retired, Ousted.

distant (adjective)

faraway, remote, isolated, separate, solitary, disconnected.

excluded (adjective)

proscribed, Blackballed, Disbarred, Extradited, rejected, Eradicated, Expatriated, Excised, Renounced, Evicted, banned, prohibited, Denied, Ejected, Exiled, Banished, Eliminated, Excluded, Expelled, Amputated, blacklisted, Ostracized, forbidden, Excommunicated, Disallowed, Deported, repudiated, Relegated, barred.

extracted (adjective)

withdrawn, drawn, Eradicated, Extracted, Excavated, extricated, Amputated.

extraneous (adjective)

immaterial, eerie, inapplicable, extraneous, detached, strange, outer, exotic, other, unaffiliated, disconnected, foreign, segregated, extraterrestrial, disjoint, unessential, irrelevant, separate, foreign-born, inadmissible, disaffiliated, parenthetical, estranged, Unallied, extrinsic, unrelated, external, outlandish, impertinent, alien, separated, outside, dissociated, nonessential, inappropriate.

faraway (adjective)

aloof, away, alone, obscure, distant.

killed (adjective)

murdered, done away with, Snuffed, Suffocated, executed, Massacred, strangled, Killed, Butchered, done in, dispatched, Liquidated, Eliminated, iced, Hanged, put to sleep, assassinated, Slaughtered, smothered, asphyxiated, Purged, smitten, Sacrificed, exterminated.

moved (adjective)


obscure (adjective)


old (adjective)


reduced (adjective)

decreased, Elided, diminished, clipped, subtracted, weeded, lowered, abbreviated, lessened, Bobbed, Deleted, cropped, sheared, compressed, Depreciated, Nipped, drained, shortened, cut, deflated, mowed, shaved, Snubbed, Curtailed, contracted, Pared, abridged, pruned, deducted, bated, trimmed, reduced, Discounted, eroded, docked.

remote (adjective)

distant, extrinsic, beyond, remote, far.

secluded (adjective)


special (adjective)


taken out (adjective)

withdrawn, Eliminated, Ejected, Excised, Extracted, detached.

Sense 2 (noun)

near, far-off, far-flung, faraway.

Sense 3 (noun)

lonesome, insular, solitary, out-of-the-way, obscure, lonely, outlying.

Sense 4 (noun)

alone, lone.

distant (noun)


carried (verb)

Borne, bore, Transported, transmitted, Delivered, sent, moved, expressed, Shifted, Carried, Carted, Transferred, Hauled, conveyed.

disappeared (verb)


dismissed (verb)

retired, recalled.

excluded (verb)

ignored, Forbade, disqualified.

extracted (verb)

drew, Withdrew.

killed (verb)

slain, chilled, did in, Smote, slew, drowned, did away with.

lost (verb)

left out.

secluded (verb)

rejected, Evicted, Excommunicated, blacklisted, Disbarred, Blackballed, Ousted, Extirpated, Deported, Expelled, alienated, isolated, sequestered, Exiled, Ostracized, Eliminated, Expatriated, Extradited, Screened, Ejected, cordoned, closeted, confined, Insulated, Banished, Excluded, secluded, Boycotted, cloistered.

separated (verb)

divided, divorced, disunited, Excised, broke, unfixed, Amputated, incised, axed, rent, Disassociated, ripped, unglued, Halved, split, Disintegrated, fragmented, uncoupled, sliced, parted, Sundered, broken, dismantled, dissected, cleaved, Disengaged, Bisected, unhinged, disjoined, disassembled, severed.

Usage examples for removed:

  • The wounded were removed by sea and by land. - "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte", Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton.
  • As he left the hall he saw Paredes, who had not removed his hat or coat, start for the front door. - "The Abandoned Room", Wadsworth Camp.

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