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Synonyms for evict
ɪˈvɪktevict

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. evict

    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, banish, discharge, dislodge, dismiss, drive out, eject, 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. evict

    Synonyms:
    dispossess, eject

    Antonyms:
    reinstate, admit, settle, locate, lodge

Princeton's WordNet

  1. evictverb

    expel or eject without recourse to legal process

    "The landlord wanted to evict the tenants so he banged on the pipes every morning at 3 a.m."

    Synonyms:
    force out

  2. evict, force outverb

    expel from one's property or force to move out by a legal process

    "The landlord evicted the tenants after they had not paid the rent for four months"

    Synonyms:
    crowd out, send away, gouge, squeeze out, rouse, give notice, drive out, give the sack, squirt, force out, dismiss, displace, can, depose, eject, sack, terminate, rout out, give the axe, fire

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. evictverb

    Synonyms:
    (Law.) dispossess

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "evict":

    expel, deport, dislodge, eject

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How to use evict in a sentence?

  1. John Pollock:

    There will be a ton of eviction filings, how quickly the courts might actually evict everyone, is hard to say. Courts have shown they can be ruthlessly efficient, they can dispose of hundreds of cases in a morning.

  2. Ayoub Kara:

    It is forbidden to evict Jews from their homes and there will be consequences, we demand the prime minister's involvement in the matter.

  3. Alan Hammer:

    Landlords don't want to evict tenants, i've got a mustache but I'm not twirling it as we speak.

  4. Success Academy:

    In the intervening nine months, the city has not found a permanent location for them, and now City Hall is threatening to evict them from I.S. 238 leaving them without a place to learn.

  5. Emily Benfer:

    The message to landlords right now is, truly, the public health largely rests in your hands, because of the link of eviction and the spread of Covid-19, it is critical that you apply for rental assistance and wait to evict because of the long-term hardship and also the immediate threat to Covid-19 surge that this will create.


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