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"oust" in British English

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oustverb [T]

uk   /aʊst/ us   /aʊst/
to force someone to leave a position of power, job, place, or competition: 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.

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(Definition of oust from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"oust" in American English

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oustverb [T]

us   /ɑʊst/
to force someone out of a job or position: The school board voted to oust the school superintendent.
ouster
noun [U] us   /ˈɑʊ·stər/
She publicly called for his ouster as chairman.
(Definition of oust from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"oust" in Business English

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oustverb [T]

uk   /aʊst/ us  
WORKPLACE to force someone to leave a job, position of power, place, etc.: Shareholders successfully agitated to oust the company's chief executive last summer. It is not the first time he has been ousted from a company.
(Definition of oust from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“oust” in American English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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