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verb (used with object), ex·pulsed, ex·puls·ing.Obsolete.
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Origin of expulse
<Latin expulsus;see expulsion
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Example sentences from the Web for expulse
But when men have at hand a remedy, more agreeable to their corrupt will, marriage is almost expulsed.Ideal Commonwealths|Various
Many avaricious men had already on various pretexts "expulsed" the priests or incumbents and taken the emoluments for themselves.A History of Giggleswick School|Edward Allen Bell