What does deport mean?

Definitions for deportdɪˈpɔrt, -ˈpoʊrt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word deport.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. behave, acquit, bear, deport, conduct, comport, carry(verb)

    behave in a certain manner

    "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"

  2. extradite, deliver, deport(verb)

    hand over to the authorities of another country

    "They extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there"

  3. expatriate, deport, exile(verb)

    expel from a country

    "The poet was exiled because he signed a letter protesting the government's actions"

Wiktionary

  1. deport(Verb)

    To comport (oneself); to behave.

  2. deport(Verb)

    To evict, especially from a country.

  3. Origin: From deporto, from de- + porto.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deport(verb)

    to transport; to carry away; to exile; to send into banishment

  2. Deport(verb)

    to carry or demean; to conduct; to behave; -- followed by the reflexive pronoun

  3. Deport(noun)

    behavior; carriage; demeanor; deportment

  4. Origin: [F. dporter to transport for life, OF., to divert, amuse, from L. deportare to carry away; de- + portare to carry. See Port demeanor.]

Freebase

  1. Deport

    Deport is a city in Lamar and Red River Counties in the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 718 at the 2000 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Deport

    de-pōrt′, v.t. to transport, to exile: to behave.—ns. Deportā′tion, transportation, exile; Deport′ment, carriage, behaviour. [Fr.,—L. deportārede, away, and portāre, -ātum, to carry.]

Anagrams for deport »

  1. troped

  2. ported

  3. de trop

  4. redtop, red top, red-top

  5. Red top

  6. Red-top

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deport in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deport in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeb Bush:

    There is no plan to deport 11 million people, the plan also includes a path to legal status.

  2. President Barack Obama:

    It means that, for the next set of presidential candidates ... when they start asking for votes, the first question should be, 'Do you really intend to deport 11 million people?'.

  3. President Barack Obama:

    If they start feeling enough pressure, that can make a difference, when they start asking for votes, the first question should be, do you really intend to deport 11 million people?

  4. Jeb Bush:

    The simple fact is there is no plan to deport 11 million people, we should give them a path to legal status where they work, where they don’t receive government benefits … where they learn English and where they make a contribution to our society.

  5. President Barack Obama:

    In order for us to get absolute certainty that it's gonna be permanent and not just temporary, that it doesn't just last during my administration and then get reversed by the next president, is we've gotta pass a bill, it means that, for the next set of presidential candidates ... when they start asking for votes, the first question should be, 'Do you really intend to deport 11 million people?'.

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