What does eject mean?

Definitions for eject
ɪˈdʒɛkteject

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eject, chuck out, exclude, turf out, boot out, turn out(verb)

    put out or expel from a place

    "The unruly student was excluded from the game"

  2. exhaust, discharge, expel, eject, release(verb)

    eliminate (a substance)

    "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"

  3. eject(verb)

    leave an aircraft rapidly, using an ejection seat or capsule

  4. squirt, force out, squeeze out, eject(verb)

    cause to come out in a squirt

    "the boy squirted water at his little sister"

Wiktionary

  1. eject(Noun)

    A button on a machine that causes something to be ejected from the machine.

    When the tape stops, press eject.

    Etymology: From eiectus, from e-, combining form of ex- + iectus, variant form of iactus, perfect passive participle of iacere.

  2. eject(Noun)

    (by analogy with subject and object) an inferred object of someone else's consciousness

    When the tape stops, press eject.

    Etymology: From eiectus, from e-, combining form of ex- + iectus, variant form of iactus, perfect passive participle of iacere.

  3. eject(Verb)

    To force (a person or persons) to leave.

    Etymology: From eiectus, from e-, combining form of ex- + iectus, variant form of iactus, perfect passive participle of iacere.

  4. eject(Verb)

    To be thrown out violently.

    In other news, a Montreal man was ejected from his car when he was involved in an accident.

    Etymology: From eiectus, from e-, combining form of ex- + iectus, variant form of iactus, perfect passive participle of iacere.

  5. eject(Verb)

    To compel (a sports player) to leave the field because of inappropriate behaviour.

    Etymology: From eiectus, from e-, combining form of ex- + iectus, variant form of iactus, perfect passive participle of iacere.

  6. eject(Verb)

    To cause (something) to come out of a machine.

    Press that button to eject the video tape.

    Etymology: From eiectus, from e-, combining form of ex- + iectus, variant form of iactus, perfect passive participle of iacere.

  7. eject(Verb)

    To project oneself from an aircraft.

    The pilot lost control of the plane and had to eject.

    Etymology: From eiectus, from e-, combining form of ex- + iectus, variant form of iactus, perfect passive participle of iacere.

  8. eject(Verb)

    To come out of a machine.

    I can't get this cassette to eject.

    Etymology: From eiectus, from e-, combining form of ex- + iectus, variant form of iactus, perfect passive participle of iacere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eject(verb)

    to expel; to dismiss; to cast forth; to thrust or drive out; to discharge; as, to eject a person from a room; to eject a traitor from the country; to eject words from the language

    Etymology: [See Eject, v. t.]

  2. Eject(verb)

    to cast out; to evict; to dispossess; as, to eject tenants from an estate

    Etymology: [See Eject, v. t.]

Freebase

  1. Eject

    Eject is a fictional character from the various Transformers universes.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Eject

    e-jekt′, v.t. to cast out: to dismiss: to dispossess of: to expel.—ns. E′ject, a coinage of Prof. Clifford for an inferred existence, a thing thrown out of one's own consciousness, as distinguished from object, a thing presented in one's consciousness; Ejec′tion, discharge: expulsion: state of being ejected: vomiting: that which is ejected.—adj. Ejec′tive.—ns. Eject′ment, expulsion; dispossession: (law) an action for the recovery of the possession of land; Eject′or, one who ejects or dispossesses another of his land: any mechanical apparatus for ejecting. [L. ejectāre, freq. of ejicĕre, ejectume, out, jacĕre, to throw.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eject in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eject in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of eject in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Demetrio:

    If you're going to eject a passenger, under no circumstances can it be done with unreasonable force or violence. That's the law, for a long time, airlines -- United, in particular -- have bullied us. ... We want respect and we want dignity. That's it. Not a big deal.

  2. Lawrence Szarka:

    We think that a nauseated feeling is an evolutionary adaptation to eject food that was rotten or toxic.

  3. David Dao attorney:

    If you're going to eject a passenger, under no circumstances can it be done with unreasonable force or violence. That's the law, for a long time, airlines -- United Airlines, in particular -- have bullied us. ... We want respect and we want dignity. That's it. Not a big deal.

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  • изгонвам, катапултирам, изпускамBulgarian
  • vyhodit, vymrštit, vysunoutCzech
  • ausweisen, auswerfen, ausstoßenGerman
  • βγάζωGreek
  • [[saada]] [[ulos]], poistua, häätää, [[heittää]] [[ulos]], [[poistaa]] [[kenttä, [[ajaa]] [[ulos]], [[tulla]] [[ulos]], poistaa, [[lentää]] [[ulos]], [[laukaista]] [[heittoistuin]], [[pelastautua]] [[heittoistuimella]]Finnish
  • éjecter, expulserFrench
  • katapultálHungarian
  • 追い出す, イジェクト, 立ち退かせる, 取り出すJapanese
  • katapultować się, wysuwać się, wyrzucać, wyrzucić, wysunąć się, wysuwać, wysunąćPolish
  • ejetar, expulsarPortuguese
  • изгнать, прогонять, изгонять, выкидывать, выгнать, выбрасывать, катапультироваться, выбросить, выкинуться, выталкиваться, высовываться, выгонять, прогнать, выкинуть, выталкивать, извлекать, вытолкнуть, извлечь, выбрасываться, выброситься, вытолкнуться, высунуться, выкидыватьсяRussian
  • förvisa, avvisa, kasta ut, slungas, skjuta ut, kastas ut, slunga, utvisaSwedish
  • 喷射Chinese

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