terminated Definition

  • 1brought to an end
  • 2dismissed from a job

Using terminated: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "terminated" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The contract was terminated due to breach of agreement.

  • Example

    He was terminated from his job for misconduct.

  • Example

    The program terminated unexpectedly.

  • Example

    The pregnancy was terminated due to medical complications.

terminated Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for terminated

Antonyms for terminated

Phrases with terminated

  • to kill someone, especially in a violent or brutal manner


    The spy was ordered to be terminated with extreme prejudice.

  • terminate a pregnancy

    to end a pregnancy, usually by medical procedure


    She decided to terminate her pregnancy due to health concerns.

  • terminate a contract

    to bring a contract to an end, usually due to a breach of terms


    The company decided to terminate the contract due to non-payment of fees.


Summary: terminated in Brief

The term 'terminated' [ˈtɜːmɪneɪtɪd] means brought to an end or dismissed from a job. It can refer to ending a contract, pregnancy, or program, as well as killing someone violently. Synonyms include 'ended,' 'concluded,' and 'finished,' while antonyms include 'continued' and 'ongoing.'