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1. boot out, drum out, expel, kick out, oust, throw out

remove from a position or office

Example Sentences:
'The chairman was ousted after he misappropriated funds'

2. oust

remove and replace

Example Sentences:
'The word processor has ousted the typewriter'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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verb (transitive)
to force out of a position or place; supplant or expel
2. property law
to deprive (a person) of the possession of land

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verb transitive
to force or drive out; expel, dispossess, eject, etc.

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tr.v. oust·ed, oust·ing, ousts
1. To eject from a position or place; force out: "the American Revolution, which ousted the English" (Virginia S. Eifert).
2. Law To effect an ouster of (a party) from a property.

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