Translation of "eliminate" - English-Spanish dictionary

eliminate

verb uk /ɪˈlɪm.ɪ.neɪt/ us

I to remove or take away someone or something

eliminar
A move towards healthy eating could help eliminate heart disease.
We eliminated the possibility that it could have been an accident.
The police eliminated him from their enquiries.

I to defeat someone so that they cannot continue in a competition

eliminar
He was eliminated in the third round of the competition.

(Translation of “eliminate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

eliminate

verb /iˈlimineit/

to get rid of; to omit or exclude

eliminar
He was eliminated from the tennis championship in the first round.
elimination noun

eliminación
Manchester City’s shock elimination from the competition.

(Translation of “eliminate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)