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Discharge
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This clue has been rated as VERY COMMON
We've rated Discharge as VERY COMMON as it is a very popular clue with cruciverbalists.

11 April 2021
Last seen in: Evening Standard Quick Crossword

We found 57 answers for the crossword clue 'Discharge', the most recent of which was seen in the Evening Standard Quick Crossword.

This clue looks to be a standard clue as in it's a NON-CRYPTIC crossword based on the publications in which we have recently seen it.

We have given Discharge a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.

As well as being a clue we've also seen Discharge as an answer itself some 105 times.

Discharge is a single word clue made up of 9 letters.

We most recently saw this clue in 'Evening Standard Quick Crossword' on Tuesday, 23 March 2021 with the answer being EMIT, we also found EMIT to be the most popular answer for this clue.

We've seen this clue in the following publications:

Definitions and usage

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  • The act of discharging a gun
  • A formal written statement of relinquishment
  • The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)
  • The act of venting
  • The sudden giving off of energy
  • The pouring forth of a fluid
  • Electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field
  • Eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"
  • Become empty or void of its content; "The room emptied"
  • Remove the charge from
  • Complete or carry out; "discharge one's duties"
  • Pour forth or release; "discharge liquids"
  • Leave or unload; "unload the cargo"; "drop off the passengers at the hotel"
  • Free from obligations or duties
  • Any of several bodily processes by which substances go out of the body; "the discharge of pus"
  • A substance that is emitted or released
  • Go off or discharge; "The gun fired"
  • Pronounce not guilty of criminal charges; "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"
  • Release from military service
  • Cause to go off; "fire a gun"; "fire a bullet"

Crossword Answers

3 Letters

ARC
Electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field

CAN
Airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc.

RUN
Travel rapidly, by any (unspecified) means; "Run to the store!"; "She always runs to Italy, because she has a lover there"

4 Letters

DROP
The act of dropping something; "they expected the drop would be successful"

EMIT
Give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc.; "The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits"

FIRE
The act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy; "hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes"; "they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire"

FREE
People who are free; "the home of the free and the brave"

OOZE
The process of seeping

SACK
The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

SPEW
Eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth; "After drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"

VENT
Activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion; "she had no other outlet for her feelings"; "he gave vent to his anger"

5 Letters

CLEAR
A clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water; "finally broke out of the forest into the open"

DEMOB
Retire from military service

EGEST
Eliminate from the body; "Pass a kidney stone"

EJECT
Eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"

EMPTY
A container that has been emptied; "return all empties to the store"

EXPEL
Eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"

EXUDE
Release (a liquid) in drops or small quantities; "exude sweat through the pores"

GOOFF
Run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along; "The thief made off with our silver"; "the accountant absconded with the cash from the safe"

ISSUE
The act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity); "a new issue of stamps"; "the last issue of penicillin was over a month ago"

LETGO
Release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"

SHOOT
The act of shooting at targets; "they hold a shoot every weekend during the summer"

SPARK
A momentary flash of light

SPOUT
An opening that allows the passage of liquids or grain

6 Letters

ACQUIT
Behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"

ASSOIL
Pronounce not guilty of criminal charges; "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"

FIRING
The act of discharging a gun

LETOFF
Grant exemption or release to; "Please excuse me from this class"

UNLOAD
Leave or unload; "unload the cargo"; "drop off the passengers at the hotel"

WAIVER
A formal written statement of relinquishment

7 Letters

DROPOFF
Get worse; "My grades are slipping"

EXHAUST
Eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"

LEAKAGE
The discharge of a fluid from some container; "they tried to stop the escape of gas from the damaged pipe"; "he had to clean up the leak"

OUTFLOW
A natural flow of ground water

PUTDOWN
Put (an animal) to death; "The customs agents destroyed the dog that was found to be rabid"; "the sick cat had to be put down"

RELEASE
The act of liberating someone or something

SACKING
The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

SECRETE
Generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids; "secrete digestive juices"; "release a hormone into the blood stream"

SETDOWN
Reach or come to rest; "The bird landed on the highest branch"; "The plane landed in Istanbul"

VENTING
The act of venting

8 Letters

COMPLETE
Complete or carry out; "discharge one's duties"

DISPATCH
The act of sending off something

EJECTION
The act of forcing out someone or something; "the ejection of troublemakers by the police"; "the child's expulsion from school"

EMISSION
The act of emitting; causing to flow forth

9 Letters

DISMISSAL
The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

EXCULPATE
Pronounce not guilty of criminal charges; "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"

EXONERATE
Pronounce not guilty of criminal charges; "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"

EXPELLING
Any of several bodily processes by which substances go out of the body; "the discharge of pus"

FIRINGOFF
The act of discharging a gun

MUSTEROUT
Release from military service

SECRETION
A functionally specialized substance (especially one that is not a waste) released from a gland or cell

SENDFORTH

10 Letters

DISMISSION
The termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

LIBERATION
The act of liberating someone or something

OUTPOURING
A large flow

11 Letters

ELECTRICARC
Electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field

17 Letters

ELECTRICDISCHARGE
Electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field

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