oust them

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  • He defeated an attempt made to oust them by a big land company. Cited from The Captain of the Kansas, by Louis Tracy
  • But the longer the family held church land, the more difficult it was to oust them from the land.
  • Shouldn't I like to see a new claimant come up and oust them after all! Cited from Wilfrid Cumbermede, by George MacDonald
  • Besides, it would be very difficult to send them aid; while our troops could easily oust them, as the island is ours. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 24, Ed. by Blair & Robertson
  • Moreover, it was known that the men of this war party would have forced it on at once if a peace party had ever seemed likely to oust them. Cited from Flag and Fleet, by William Wood
  • She sought to oust them by thinking of any one else, of Aggie, of Joe. Cited from Within the Law, by Marvin Dana from Bayard Veiller
  • After three wars to oust them, some Seminole Indians remained in Florida.
  • Let sleeping faults lie as long as possible while we quietly oust them, little by little, by developing the good qualities. Cited from Children's Rights, by Kate Douglas Wiggin and Nora A. Smith
  • The Republic armed a fleet to oust them.
  • I at once ousted them and lay down till the proper occupant appeared, looking evidently anxious to assume a recumbent position. Cited from Southern Arabia, by Theodore Bent and Mabel Bent
  • In the ensuing army operation to oust them, most of Hama was destroyed and thousands of its residents were killed.
  • Chuck and Louis decide that they need to oust them.
  • They held on to those offices despite the attempts by the Socialist leadership of the ILGWU to oust them.
  • If, in order to oust them, nothing short of religious fanaticism will serve, it is they who are the prime sources of the resultant evil. Cited from The Practice and Theory of Bolshevism, by Bertrand Russell
  • Arab peasants usually protested if Jewish landowners ousted them from their homes, and violence and armed resistance did occur.
  • The common people of the city however, led by the dockworkers and sailors, reacted, ousted them and took control of the city.
  • NMPs could represent the people who disagreed with the PAP but did not wish to oust them from government.
  • She concludes that men deprive women of education lest they should oust them "from those public offices which they fill so miserably." Cited from Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature & Science, Vol. 15, No. 90
  • They cling, they cling, and reason cannot oust them. Cited from What Dreams May Come, by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  • Palmer was possessed of practical experience inside dictatorships, working directly with dictators, and helping to oust them without a shot being fired.
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