oust, throw out, drum out, boot out, kick out, expel(verb)
remove from a position or office
"The chairman was ousted after he misappropriated funds"
remove and replace
"The word processor has ousted the typewriter"
To expel; to remove.
The protesters became so noisy that they were finally ousted from the meeting.
Origin: From ouster, oustier, from oster ( > modern ôter), from post-classical obstare, classical obstare.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
owst, v.t. to eject or expel.—n. Oust′er (law), ejection: dispossession. [O. Fr. oster (Fr. ôter), to remove; acc. to Diez, from L. haurīre, haustum, to draw (water).]
What does OUST stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the OUST acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.
Otsu, otsu, Ōtsu, outs, Tsou
The numerical value of oust in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of oust in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Our founders did not oust George III in order for us to crown Richard I.
It depends on Exxon, no one is taking any action to oust the company out of the project.
I think any effort to oust Reince will fail and it's not the job of our nominee to select the RNC chair. It's the job of the RNC members to select the RNC chair.
The problem in telling honestly to the business owner the real cause behind the financial loss of the organization is that he would often oust the person growing the fruit rather than the people who are the root cause of the problem.
Short term, they may win, the long-term solution for Iraq may not be a unified state if the only message they (Sunnis in Anbar province) get is either join ISIS, which will behead you, or support the government, which brings in rival Shia militias to oust the Sunnis. It's a very difficult political situation.
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- verdrängen, vertreibenGerman
- deponer, expulsarSpanish
- ulos, poistaa, heittääFinnish
- elkerget, kiszorít, kiűz, elűzHungarian
- espellere, cacciareItalian
- 取り上げる, 追い払う, 取り除くJapanese
- verdrijven, verwijderen, verbannenDutch
- выгонять, изгонять, изгнать, выгнатьRussian
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