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DISCHARGED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does discharged mean? 

DISCHARGED (adjective)
  The adjective DISCHARGED has 2 senses:

1. set free as from prison or duty
2. having lost your job

  Familiarity information: DISCHARGED used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


DISCHARGED (adjective)


Sense 1discharged [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Set free as from prison or duty

Synonyms:

discharged; released

Similar:

free (able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint)


Sense 2discharged [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Having lost your job

Synonyms:

dismissed; fired; laid-off; pink-slipped; discharged

Similar:

unemployed (not engaged in a gainful occupation)


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