Definition of eviction in English:

eviction

Line breaks: evic|tion
Pronunciation: /ɪˈvɪkʃ(ə)n
 
/

noun

[mass noun]
The action of expelling someone from a property; expulsion: the forced eviction of residents
More example sentences
  • At that date it was apparent that the claimant had decided not to pursue any proceedings for unlawful eviction.
  • The minister contends it is not the legislation that causes the eviction of the appellants.
  • Most evictions work a hardship on the person or family being evicted.
Synonyms

More definitions of eviction

Definition of eviction in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day crowdsource
Pronunciation: ˈkraʊdsɔːs
verb
obtain (information) by enlisting help of many people…