Synonyms of expel in English:



  • 1 the opposition leader was expelled from her party
    throw out, bar, ban, debar, drum out, thrust out, push out, turn out, oust, remove, get rid of; reject, dismiss; blackball, blacklist; Militarycashier
    British informal give someone the push, give someone the elbow, give someone the big E, bin off, turf out
    North American informal give someone the air, give someone the bum's rush
    dated out
    [Antonyms] admit, welcome
  • 2 he was released and expelled from the country
    banish, exile, deport, evict, expatriate, dismiss, displace; oust, drive out, throw out, cast out, purge, proscribe, outlaw; in ancient Greeceostracize
  • 3 Dolly expelled a hiss
    let out, discharge, eject, force out, issue, send forth; excrete, evacuate, ejaculate, belch, disgorge, eliminate, void, spew out, spit out, vomit
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