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oust

 (oust)
tr.v. oust·ed, oust·ing, ousts
1. To eject from a position or place; force out: "the American Revolution, which ousted the English" (Virginia S. Eifert).
2. Law To effect an ouster of (a party) from a property.

[Middle English ousten, from Anglo-Norman ouster, from Latin obstāre, to hinder; see obstacle.]

oust

(aʊst)
vb (tr)
1. to force out of a position or place; supplant or expel
2. (Law) property law to deprive (a person) of the possession of land
[C16: from Anglo-Norman ouster, from Latin obstāre to withstand, from ob- against + stāre to stand]

oust

(aʊst)

v.t.
to expel or remove from a place or position occupied.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Anglo-French ouster to remove, Old French oster < Latin obstāre to stand in the way, oppose]

oust


Past participle: ousted
Gerund: ousting

Imperative
oust
oust
Present
I oust
you oust
he/she/it ousts
we oust
you oust
they oust
Preterite
I ousted
you ousted
he/she/it ousted
we ousted
you ousted
they ousted
Present Continuous
I am ousting
you are ousting
he/she/it is ousting
we are ousting
you are ousting
they are ousting
Present Perfect
I have ousted
you have ousted
he/she/it has ousted
we have ousted
you have ousted
they have ousted
Past Continuous
I was ousting
you were ousting
he/she/it was ousting
we were ousting
you were ousting
they were ousting
Past Perfect
I had ousted
you had ousted
he/she/it had ousted
we had ousted
you had ousted
they had ousted
Future
I will oust
you will oust
he/she/it will oust
we will oust
you will oust
they will oust
Future Perfect
I will have ousted
you will have ousted
he/she/it will have ousted
we will have ousted
you will have ousted
they will have ousted
Future Continuous
I will be ousting
you will be ousting
he/she/it will be ousting
we will be ousting
you will be ousting
they will be ousting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been ousting
you have been ousting
he/she/it has been ousting
we have been ousting
you have been ousting
they have been ousting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been ousting
you will have been ousting
he/she/it will have been ousting
we will have been ousting
you will have been ousting
they will have been ousting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been ousting
you had been ousting
he/she/it had been ousting
we had been ousting
you had been ousting
they had been ousting
Conditional
I would oust
you would oust
he/she/it would oust
we would oust
you would oust
they would oust
Past Conditional
I would have ousted
you would have ousted
he/she/it would have ousted
we would have ousted
you would have ousted
they would have ousted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.oust - remove from a position or office; "The chairman was ousted after he misappropriated funds"
excommunicate - oust or exclude from a group or membership by decree
remove - remove from a position or an office
depose, force out - force to leave (an office)
2.oust - remove and replace; "The word processor has ousted the typewriter"
supercede, supersede, supervene upon, supplant, replace - take the place or move into the position of; "Smith replaced Miller as CEO after Miller left"; "the computer has supplanted the slide rule"; "Mary replaced Susan as the team's captain and the highest-ranked player in the school"

oust

verb expel, turn out, dismiss, exclude, exile, discharge, throw out, relegate, displace, topple, banish, eject, depose, evict, dislodge, unseat, dispossess, send packing, turf out (informal), disinherit, drum out, show someone the door, give the bum's rush (slang), throw out on your ear (informal) The leaders have been ousted from power by nationalists.

oust

verb
To put out by force:
Informal: chuck.
Slang: boot (out), bounce, kick out.
Idioms: give someone the boot, give someone the heave-ho, send packing, show someone the door, throw out on one's ear.
Translations
يُخْرِج، يَطْرُد
smide ud
heittääpoistaaulos
bola burt
取り上げる取り除く追い払う
išstumti
izstumt

oust

[aʊst] VT (gen) → expulsar, echar; (from house) → desahuciar, desalojar
we ousted them from the positionles hicimos abandonar su posición
to oust sb from a posthacer que algn renuncie a un puesto

oust

[ˈaʊst] vtévincer
to be ousted from sth [+ job, position] → être évincé de qch
He was ousted from his job → Il a été évincé de son poste.

oust

vt (= get, drive out)herausbekommen; governmentabsetzen; politician, colleague etcausbooten (inf), → absägen (inf); heckler, anglicismsentfernen; rivalsausschalten; (= take place of)verdrängen; to oust somebody from office/his positionjdn aus seinem Amt/seiner Stellung entfernen or (by intrigue) → hinausmanövrieren; to oust somebody from powerjdn von der Macht verdrängen

oust

[aʊst] vt to oust sb from sthspodestare qn da qc

oust

(aust) verb
to force out (and take the place of). They ousted him as leader of the party.

oust

v. expulsar, sacar, echar fuera.
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Ay," he continued, as soon as he had ousted me from the stool and spoon, "they're fine, halesome food -- they're grand food, parritch.
I still went among them in safety, because no jolt in the downward glide had released the increasing charge of explosive animalism that ousted the human day by day.
The same day on which Robert d'Estouteville took the place of Jacques de Villiers in the provostship of Paris, Master Jehan Dauvet replaced Messire Helye de Thorrettes in the first presidency of the Court of Parliament, Jehan Jouvenel des Ursins supplanted Pierre de Morvilliers in the office of chancellor of France, Regnault des Dormans ousted Pierre Puy from the charge of master of requests in ordinary of the king's household.
When the Professor saw Mina a smile, a positive smile ousted the anxiety of his face.
The motor-cars that went by northward and southward grew more and more powerful and efficient, whizzed faster and smelt worse, there appeared great clangorous petrol trolleys delivering coal and parcels in the place of vanishing horse-vans, motor-omnibuses ousted the horse-omnibuses, even the Kentish strawberries going Londonward in the night took to machinery and clattered instead of creaking, and became affected in flavour by progress and petrol.
LAHORE -- An outspoken federal minister said on Monday that PML-N Quaid Nawaz Sharif was ousted because he did not take dictation and efforts were being made to put him behind bars.
The one owning an offshore company was not ousted and the one, not owning a company was disqualified,' she said.
The masses of Pakistan are not mere goats who get fooled when their elected gets ousted by a few people.
This was second major show of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz in as many days, as the duo as well as Shehbaz Sharif had addressed a workers' convention in Lodhran on Saturday where the ousted PM expressed the hope that whole country would vote for them in 2018 elections to vindicate his stance.
Nawaz Sharif has been ousted for eradicating terrorism, ending electricity loadshedding and initiating development projects," he remarked.
Talking to different delegations at Bilawal House here, the PPP co-chairperson said, "Mian sahib, you had become a burden on land so you were ousted.
According to the petition, ousted PM Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz have committed contempt of court for undermining the judiciary during their speeches in recently held public gathering in Haripur, besides Sharif's close-aide and incumbent PM Abbasi has also been making inflammatory statements against judiciary.