Translation of "eliminate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪˈlɪm.ɪ.neɪt/ us

I to remove or take away someone or something

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

He was eliminated in the third round of the competition.

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


verb /iˈlimineit/

to get rid of; to omit or exclude

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

Manchester City’s shock elimination from the competition.

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