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oust

verb [T]
 
 
/aʊst/
to force someone to leave a position of power or responsibility: [often passive] He was ousted from power by a military coup.Firing staff and being firedTaking things away from someone or somewhereRemoving and getting rid of thingsWinning and defeatingScoring, winning and losing in sport
Translations of “oust”
in Spanish desbancar, expulsar…
in French évincer…
in German verdrängen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 將…趕下臺, 罷免, 廢黜…
in Russian свергать, вытеснять…
in Turkish atmak, kovmak, defetmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 将…赶下台, 罢免, 废黜…
in Polish odsuwać (od władzy), usuwać…
(Definition of oust from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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