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  • He is really trying to oust me from the pastorate of the church. Cited from The One Woman, by Thomas Dixon
  • She had heard Mr. Hipperdon express his confident opinion that he should oust me from my seat. Cited from Adventures Harry Richmond by Meredith, v6
  • I had no desire to quarrel, however, and persisted for some time in disregarding the nudges and muttered words which were exchanged round me, and even the efforts which were made as we mounted the stairs to oust me from my position. Cited from A Gentleman of France, by Stanley Weyman
  • There I supped in solitary state, and there I slept right royally amid the relics of former splendor, doubting a little whether some unlaid ghost of bygone times might not come to claim his own, and oust me at black midnight by the rats, his retinue. Cited from Noto/Unexplored Corner of Japan by Percival Lowell
  • I am benighted, and conclude to make the best of it by "turning in" under a hay-cock; but the Fox River mosquitoes oust me in short order, and compel me to "mosey along" through the gloomy night to Yorkville. Cited from Around the World on a Bicycle V1,Thomas Stevens