Definitions for ostracizeˈɒs trəˌsaɪz
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banish, ban, ostracize, ostracise, shun, cast out, blackball(verb)
expel from a community or group
avoid speaking to or dealing with
"Ever since I spoke up, my colleagues ostracize me"
To exclude (a person) from society or from a community, by not communicating with them or by refusing to acknowledge their presence; to refuse to talk to or associate with; to shun.
Origin: From ὀστρακίζω, from ὄστρακον.
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