Idioms With Dispose and Meanings

List of idioms with the word Dispose and the meanings. Idioms about Dispose and expressions

1. to get rid of someone or something. (Note that this sense may easily by confused with the other two senses.)

*** Please dispose of these papers.

*** There is a salesman at the door. Please dispose of him as quickly as possible.

2. [with something]to settle or terminate something.

*** It’s necessary to dispose of this matter as soon as possible.

*** It’s time to dispose of this matter of interest rates once and for all.

3. [with someone]to kill someone.

*** It may become necessary to dispose of Mr. Pritchett, especially if he continues snooping.

*** The crooks disposed of the witness to the crime.

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