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Definition 1: forgo or do or go without - [verb of possession]

(dispense with is a kind of ...) forsake, leave behind

"We abandoned the old car in the empty parking lot"

Definition 2: give up what is not strictly needed - [verb of possession]

Samples where dispense with or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he asked if they could spare one of their horses to speed his journey

Synonyms for dispense with in the sense of this definition

(dispense with is a kind of ...) transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody

"I gave her my money" "can you give me lessons?" "She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care"

Samples where dispense with or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We are dispensing with formalities
  • relinquish the old ideas

Synonyms for dispense with in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of dispense with ) stop consuming

"kick a habit" "give up alcohol"

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