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neutralize

This page is about the doublespeak term neutralize

Meaning

to kill a person

For example

  • If an enemy soldier surrenders, just neutralize him.

  • We were told to neutralize anyone in the village who looked like a terrorist.

Quick Quiz

If you've been neutralized, your family will have to pay for

a. your medical treatment

b. your legal expenses

c. your funeral

Contributor: Matt Errey