verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of banish
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I arrived at a haunted lot where I had to banish ghostly entities.I recreated ‘Phasmophobia’ in ‘The Sims 4’ with the game’s new paranormal pack|Elise Favis|January 26, 2021|Washington Post
I just stopped talking to everybody because I didn’t know who to trust because I had been banished.‘I lost everything’: Janet Hubert confronts Will Smith about their falling out in the ‘Fresh Prince’ reunion|Helena Andrews-Dyer|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Suddenly, social media and other digital diversions are no longer a parenting scourge, but a blessing, as we watch our children shut in all week, banished from schools and parks.'Nobody Wants to Be Alone.' Video Chat Is Having a Moment as Millions Are Isolated|Vivienne Walt / Paris|March 18, 2020|Time
While quarantined, she was seemingly powerless to challenge her banishment to a tent in Newark.
Second offenses would be punished by banishment…that could be appealed after one year.
Hard to say if the banishment will make any impact on the outcome on the medal stand.The Olympics Are Already Two Days Old. This Is Your Test.|Kevin Bleyer|February 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Conservatives know deep down that they have to toe the line or risk banishment.
“I truly thought my banishment would only last for a month or so,” she writes.‘Banished’ Lauren Drain on Growing Up in the Westboro Baptist Church|David Sessions|March 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
George I assented to the bill for the banishment of bishop Atterbury, whose great virtues are now remembered.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The first banishment for contravention of this regulation took place on January 6, 1905.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Hadria was incorrigibly flippant about the banishment of important local subjects.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
He forbade his subjects, under pain of banishment, to rake up the old causes of dispute.Belgium|George W. T. (George William Thomson) Omond
In the fourth, they provide banishment, and death in case of return, for Jesuits and Popish priests of every denomination.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2|Egerton Ryerson