removere·move /rɪˈmuːv/ verb [transitiveT] 1to take something away
We need to consider the trade implications before border controls are removed.
remove something from somebody/something
an injunction removing the vote from 80,000 shareholders
The committee is recommending that the drug be removed from the market altogether.
2HUMAN RESOURCESto force someone to leave an important job or position
The new directors intend to meet on Monday to remove the company’s chief executive.
The governor was removed from office following allegations of misconduct.