do away with (2) Informal
Meaning: to kill or to murder somebodySynonym: murder, bump off (informal), do in (informal)
- do away with sb We were sure she'd done away with her husband for the insurance money, but we were never able to prove it.
- do away with sb Soon after Pedro was seen talking to the police, someone did away with him.
The drug dealers did away with Andre because he had