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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To drive out with force. Also: to send away or make leave as a punishment.

Usage examples (36)
  • We will expel all of the rats from our town.
  • Even when Puri questioned me, I, in fact, requested her not to use the word expel as it was against the school's principles. "
  • Sharon says he going to, quote, "expel" Arafat and is only waiting for the right time.
  • Do you believe it must be used to 'expel' from science apostates who believe there is meaning and purpose in life? for more
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