Translation of "oust" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /aʊst/ us

A to force someone to leave a position of power, job, place, or competition

desbancar, destituir, desplazar
The president was ousted (from power) in a military coup in January 1987.
Police are trying to oust drug dealers from the city .
Last year’s NCAA winners have been ousted from the tournament.

(Translation of “oust” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /aust/

to force out (and take the place of)

desbancar, expulsar
They ousted him as leader of the party.

(Translation of “oust” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)