crowd out


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Verb1.crowd out - press, force, or thrust out of a small space; "The weeds crowded out the flowers"
displace - cause to move, usually with force or pressure; "the refugees were displaced by the war"
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vt sep (= not let in)wegdrängen; (= make leave)herausdrängen; (Press) article etcverdrängen; the pub was crowded outdas Lokal war gerammelt voll (inf)or proppenvoll (inf)
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|Above, the ECHO's advert for David Bowie's concert at the Top Rank in St John's Precinct in 1972, and, below, a dapper crowd out on the town
We don't always serve ourselves best by trying to nail a problem's creators: Once the logic and rules of criminal procedure are put in place, they can crowd out attempts to address what is more fundamentally a program flaw or a policy question.