banish

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  • David begins to question why all who are different must be banished or killed.
  • She knew what was in store for her if she was not banished.
  • He is able to escape however, and banish his brother in his place.
  • And he gave orders that his council should pass a law banishing him for one year. Cited from The Bee-Man of Orn and Other Fanciful Tales, by Frank R. Stockton
  • Her son having taken power from his mother decided to banish her from all direct influence at court.
  • The first chance the king gets he will probably banish me from the kingdom.
  • He could not banish the thought that this might be the last time. Cited from Williams Anthology, Compiled by Edwin Partridge Lehman and Julian Park
  • Why, he asked, did they not pass an act to banish him? Cited from History of England in Three Volumes, Vol. III, by E. Farr & E. H. Nolan
  • She tried to banish it even after she returned to the house. Cited from The King's Arrow, by H. A. Cody
  • I banish the thought of such a thing from my feeling, from my memory. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 5, No. 28, February, 1860, by Various
  • He is banished once again where he is cast into the fire of a distant star.
  • Those who refused she set an example of by either killing or banishing them.
  • She tried with the exercise of her own strong will to banish them. Cited from Ronald Morton, or the Fire Ships, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • The families of banished boys are told that the boys are now dead to them.
  • She was banished from her own village and forced to fight the forces of darkness alone.
  • The plan of banishing him further from your lives than ever! Cited from The Servant in the House, A Play by Charles Rann Kennedy
  • You have such influence with her now, that you could banish me entirely if you pleased. Cited from Missing, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • There seemed very little she could do except prevent the banishing of her father to London. Cited from The Good Comrade, by Una L. Silberrad
  • He spent considerable time at the estate, and once was banished there for two years.
  • You would call to him to come banish me with a Mass! Cited from New Irish Comedies, by Lady Augusta Gregory
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Meaning of banish

  • verb Expel from a community or group
  • verb Ban from a place of residence, as for punishment
  • verb Expel, as if by official decree
    he was banished from his own country
  • verb Drive away
    banish bad thoughts, banish gloom