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oust

verb banish, cast out, chase out, depose, deerive of office, dislodge, dismiss, displace, dispossess, diiest of office, drive out, eject, expel, force out, purge, put out, remove, remove from office, repudiate, throw out, thrust out, turn out, unseat
Associated concepts: impeachment, removal from public office
See also: banish, deport, depose, discharge, disinherit, dislocate, dislodge, dismiss, disown, displace, dispossess, divest, eject, eliminate, evict, exclude, expel, reject, relegate, remove, supersede, supplant

oust

to deprive a person of the possession of land.
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Our uncaring prime minister should have been ousted long ago, but it is obvious that there is no one in his cabinet to take his place.
Labor Prime Minister Julia Gillard was ousted by rival Kevin Rudd in a leadership vote in June 2013 - months before a general election that Tony Abbott's Liberal Party won.
CAIRO - The retrial of ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak and his two sons on charges of corruption will open on April 4, a judicial official said on Monday.
The ousted president is standing trial along with 14 more Muslim Brotherhood leaders; including Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie.
KAHyRE (CyHAN)- An Egyptian court Thursday decided that April 21 will be the date to sentence ousted President Mohamed Morsi for killing protesters, the official news agency MENA reported.
WITH POL-MOROCCO-TUNISIA) TUNIS, Dec 23 (KUNA) -- The newly-elected Tunisian President, Beji Caid Essebsi, affirmed that the prime minister he would select to head a new government would not be aligned to the ousted president, Zine El-Abidine Bin Ali.
Global Banking News-June 12, 2014--Ukraine closing banks held by ousted leaders
FIFTEEN people have been killed in clashes across the country between security forces and supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president, a senior Egyptian health ministry official said.
EGYPTIAN riot police fired volleys of tear gas and locked down Tahrir Square and several other Cairo streets as clashes briefly broke out in a rare push by Islamist supporters of the ousted president to take control of the square.
Summary: Egyptian security forces sealed off roads leading to a Cairo bastion of ousted president Mohamed .
As the medically equipped helicopter landed at the prison, dozens of the ousted leader's supporters waiting outside cheered.
It's very disappointing to see him ousted in that way.