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  • Who would there be who could effectively contest his claim, or oust him from his place? Cited from Tristram of Blent, by Anthony Hope
  • Nor did my new acquaintances oust him from my strong regard and admiration. Cited from Cousin Phillis, Elizabeth C. Gaskell
  • I have power; I can oust him from house and home whenever I please. Cited from Early Plays, by Henrik Ibsen (Tr.: Orbeck)
  • They will probably be the last stronghold of the horse when petrol has ousted him from every other region. Cited from Highways & Byways in Sussex, by E.V. Lucas
  • They had tried their best to oust him from his inheritance and the act of God had spoiled them. Cited from A Maid of the Silver Sea, by John Oxenham
  • They had been underselling and outadvertising him for months, and had ousted him from the custom of several large firms already. Cited from Septimus, by William J. Locke
  • For some reason or other Mr. Gilbert did not like Dick, and was determined to oust him from his situation if an opportunity should offer. Cited from Fame and Fortune, by Horatio Alger, Jr.
  • Colonel Armstrong has been sent by the Governor to try to fall upon him unawares, and oust him from his vantage ground. Cited from French and English, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • The admiral was very indignant, blustered against the missionary, and said that he would oust him from that place, if it cost him his estate. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 24, Ed. by Blair & Robertson
  • When Caesar ousted him from each office, this forced an inactive period, which he used for "worthy leisure".
  • Scott's actions encourage Ramona to fully overcome Gideon's influence and oust him from her head.
  • Thomas, still stinging from his bad treatment by Stanton, boasted of his ability and determination to oust him from office by force, if necessary.
  • Despite the two-month suspended jail sentence, his comrades, amazingly, used this opportunity to oust him from the Communist Party.
  • He states plainly that this course was pursued by Kruger in order to oust him from power, and secure the Presidency for himself. Cited from The Transvaal from Within, by J. P. Fitzpatrick
  • All this refers to a movement organized by the enemies of Dr. Morse to oust him from his parish in Charlestown. Cited from Samuel F. B. Morse, His Letters and Journals, by Samuel F. B. Morse
  • Rembrandt enjoyed a period of popularity with his pictures, followed by years of decline and neglect, when lesser and more accommodating men ousted him from popular favour. Cited from Rembrandt, by Mortimer Menpes
  • Hurt as he was he sprang away, with the stranger in full chase, and bound to kill him as well as to oust him from the Swamp where he was born. Cited from Lobo, Rag and Vixen, by Ernest Seton-Thompson
  • Hurt as he was, he sprang away, with the stranger in full chase, and bound to kill him as well as to oust him from the Swamp where he was born. Cited from Wild Animals I Have Known, E. T. Seton
  • Lablache had robbed the uncle of the girl he loved, and, worse than all, the wretch had tried to oust him from the affections of the girl herself. Cited from The Story of the Foss River Ranch, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • Meanwhile, Wenceslas remained King of Bohemia, in spite of his brother Sigismund, who sought to oust him from this throne also. Cited from Historical Tales, The Romance of Reality, Vol. 5, by Charles Morris
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