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Synonyms for banish
ˈbæn ɪʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. banish, ban, ostracize, ostracise, shun, cast out, blackball(verb)

    expel from a community or group

    Synonyms:
    ostracize, veto, toss, relegate, cast out, toss out, fling, eschew, blackball, chuck out, dispose, ban, throw away, bar, censor, cast away, ostracise, cast aside, throw out, negative, put away, toss away, discard, shun

  2. banish, ban(verb)

    ban from a place of residence, as for punishment

    Synonyms:
    blackball, ostracize, bar, ostracise, ban, cast out, relegate, censor, shun

  3. banish, relegate, bar(verb)

    expel, as if by official decree

    "he was banished from his own country"

    Synonyms:
    barricade, blockade, block up, relegate, bump, cast out, classify, ban, blackball, submit, demote, break, debar, block, kick downstairs, bar, ostracize, block off, pass on, exclude, ostracise, stop, shun

  4. banish(verb)

    drive away

    "banish bad thoughts"; "banish gloom"

    Synonyms:
    blackball, ostracize, bar, ostracise, ban, cast out, relegate, shun

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. banish

    Banish, primarily to put under ban, to compel by authority to leave a place or country, perhaps with restriction to some other place or country. From a country, a person may be banished, exiled, or expatriated; banished from any country where he may happen to be, but expatriated or exiled only from his own. One may expatriate or exile himself; he is banished by others. Banish is a word of wide import; one may banish disturbing thoughts; care may banish sleep. To expel is to drive out with violence or rudeness, and so often with disgrace.

    Synonyms:
    ban, discharge, dislodge, dismiss, drive out, eject, evict, exile, expatriate, expel, ostracize, oust

    Preposition:
    Cataline was banished from Rome; John the Apostle was banished to Patmos.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. banish

    Synonyms:
    expel, abandon, dispel, eject, extrude, exclude, relegate, expatriate, repudiate, disclaim

    Antonyms:
    cherish, foster, protect, consider, encourage, locate, retain, entertain, domiciliate, domesticate, harbor

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. banish(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    exile, expatriate, ostracize, expel from the country

  2. banish(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    exclude, shut out, drive away, put out of mind

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  1. List of paraphrases:

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