Translation of "dismiss" - English-Spanish dictionary

dismiss

verb uk /dɪˈsmɪs/ us /dɪsˈmɪs/

to officially make someone leave their job

despedir
Anyone who breaks company rules will be dismissed.

to give someone official permission to leave

dar permiso a algn para irse
The bell rang and the teacher dismissed the class.

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

dismiss

verb /disˈmis/

to send or put away

despedir, descartar
She dismissed him with a wave of the hand
Dismiss the idea from your mind!

to remove from office or employment

despedir, destituir
He was dismissed from his post for being lazy.

to stop or close (a lawsuit etc)

anular, cerrar, desestimar
The case was dismissed due to a lack of evidence.
dismissal noun

despido, destitución
Her frequent absences from work eventually led to her dimissal.
dismissive adjective

behaving in a way that shows you do not think someone or something is important or worth paying attention to

Indiferente / Despectivo
Most experts in the field are dismissive of this theory
He waved his servant away with a dismissive gesture.
dismissively adverb

De manera indiferente
She dismissively rejected the suggestion.

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