English definition of “exile”
/ˈeksaɪl/, /ˈegzaɪl/ noun
SITUATION [U] › when someone has to leave their home and live in another country, often for political reasons: He spent the war years in exile in New York. The King was forced into exile.
PERSON [C] › someone who is forced to live in another country: She lived the rest of her life as an exile in the UK. exile verb [T] › to force someone to leave their home and live in another country, often for political reasons exiled adjective