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"


  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.]


  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


  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. Marco Rubio:

    I don't think the American people expect us to round up and deport 12 million people.

  2. Jeb Bush:

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

  3. David Chiu:

    No one here wants to see the Trump administration rip apart our families and deport our neighbors.

  4. Christoph Blocher:

    This is opening the eyes of people and hopefully of politicians and helps finally to deport criminals.

  5. Thomas Homan:

    [it’s] decided to detain them and deport them. we're fixing the policy. People will still get due process.

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