discharge (someone or something) from (something)

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discharge (someone or something) from (something)

1. To release someone from something. Based on these X-rays, your foot has healed completely, and I can discharge you from my care.
2. To fire someone from a job. Phil was discharged from his job once he was caught embezzling money.
3. To shoot something from a gun. I discharged another bullet from my gun but still missed the target.
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discharge someone from something

 
1. . to fire someone from a job. The manager discharged Walter from his position with the bank. Walter was discharged from his job.
2. to permit a person to leave a place, such as a hospital or the armed service. They discharged her from the hospital today. She was well enough to be discharged from the hospital.
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discharge something from something

to fire a round from a gun. I discharged two bullets from the gun accidentally. Randy discharged about twenty rounds from his automatic rifle.
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The Jubilee Party disciplinary mechanisms, if any, were never instigated and as such the Chief Whip acted whimsically, arbitrarily and without any colour of right by purporting to discharge us from the various departmental committees,' they said.
The Jubilee Party disciplinary mechanisms, if any, were never instigated and as such, the Chief Whip acted whimsically, arbitrarily and without any colour of right by purporting to discharge us from the various departmental committees,' they say in their petition.