Translation of "expel" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪkˈspel/ us /ɪkˈspel/ present participle expelling, past tense and past participle expelled

to make someone leave a school, organization, or country

He was expelled from / school for fighting.

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


verb /ikˈspel/ (past tense, past participle expelled)

to send away in disgrace (a person from a school etc)

The child was expelled for stealing.

to get rid of

eliminar, acabar con
an electric fan for expelling kitchen smells.
expulsion /ikˈspalʃən/ noun

Any child found disobeying this rule will face expulsion from the school.

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