verb (used with object)
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Origin of oust
OTHER WORDS FROM oustun·oust·ed, adjective
Words nearby oust
Example sentences from the Web for ousted
First the Muslim Brotherhood came to power only to be ousted by the Egyptian military.Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was the chief of staff of ousted Ukrainian President Victor Yanukovych.Ukraine’s Elections: The Battle of the Billionaires|Anna Nemtsova|October 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But at least the ousted President Eduard Shevardnadze, for all the allegations of corruption against him, never was detained.Georgian Ex-President Faces Criminal Charges, Blames Putin Cronies|Will Cathcart|July 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hopefully founder Dov Charney, who was ousted from his role as CEO earlier this year, will keep his pants on at meetings now.American Apparel Appoints First Female Board Member; Britney Spears Is Designing Lingerie|The Fashion Beast Team|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After Morsi was ousted in a coup last summer, the Egyptian government has isolated Gaza, cutting off the southern supply route.
You said old Winkelstein had been in the position too long to be ousted.The Grandchildren of the Ghetto|Israel Zangwill
The wife writhed under the ignominy: that a being so sordid should have ousted her from her husband's heart.The Shooting of Dan McGrew, A Novel|Marvin Dana
In 1931 Chiang ousted Hu, in the course of a conflict over a proposed American silver loan and over constitutional questions.Government in Republican China|Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger
The only way he can be ousted is by proceedings in court, which he could wear along till his term expired.Trail's End|George W. Ogden
"And you would not be ousted from my attention," added her father, pinching her ear.Told In The Hills|Marah Ellis Ryan