Origin of removed
Synonyms for removed
verb (used with object), re·moved, re·mov·ing.
verb (used without object), re·moved, re·mov·ing.
Origin of remove
Synonyms for remove
Antonyms for remove
Related Words for removeddetached, disconnected, isolated, retired, aloof, away, distant, extirpate, withdrawn, excised, eliminated, separate, discharged, ousted, obscure, took, faraway, remote, solitary, afar
Examples from the Web for removed
Contemporary Examples of removed
Portraits of Lincoln and Eisenhower were removed from the offices of the Republican National Committee.Ed Brooke: The Senate's Civil Rights Pioneer and Prophet of a Post-Racial America
January 4, 2015
The police suspect that the other unaccounted for 643,000 bitcoins, were removed from customer accounts via an unknown party.Japanese Bitcoin Heist ‘an Inside Job,’ Not Hackers Alone
Nathalie-Kyoko Stucky, Jake Adelstein
January 1, 2015
Uber has removed the driver from its service and is complying with the city police.Things Are Going Downhill Fast for Uber
December 11, 2014
This week, in response to the report, Apple removed 30 of those groups from their music service.White Supremacists on Spotify
December 11, 2014
The editor then removed the disclaimer and printed the letter instead.The Flying Sorcery of Dr. Strange: Benedict Cumberbatch Is Marvel's Most Bizarre Magician
December 8, 2014
Historical Examples of removed
He began to rebuild the palace and ordered that the rubbish be removed from the temples.Ancient Man
Hendrik Willem van Loon
That exclamation, of course, removed the supposition entirely.
Andy glanced swiftly about the room and saw that the other bunks had been removed.Way of the Lawless
He removed from his lips the short corn-cob pipe he was smoking.Viviette
William J. Locke
We have not conquered these fears of pain—rather their cause has been removed.The Conquest of Fear
verb (mainly tr)
Word Origin for remove
"distant in relationship" (by some expressed degree), 1540s, from past participle of remove (v.). Meaning "remote, separated, secluded" is from 1610s.
1550s, "act of removing," from remove (v.). Sense of "distance or space by which any thing is removed from another" is attested from 1620s.