verb (used with object)
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Origin of oust
OTHER WORDS FROM oustun·oust·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for oust
We’d followed the efforts of Sam and Dean to oust a corrupt God — who, in this universe, is an egocentric writer named Chuck — and deliver free will to the universe once and for all.Supernatural’s bonkers series finale marked the end of an era of fandom|Aja Romano|November 20, 2020|Vox
Josh Newman, a state senator who was ousted in a recall led by San Diego radio host Carl DeMaio, re-claimed the seat by beating Republican Ling Ling Chang.
Harrison has raised a stunning $57 million in the third quarter of 2020 in his effort to oust Graham from the Senate.Graham makes anti-LGBTQ comments hailing ‘traditional family structure’|Chris Johnson|October 31, 2020|Washington Blade
In 2017, the King appointed his private secretary as chairman of the CPB’s board, ousting the Minister of Finance from the seat.As Thailand’s economy shrinks, protesters question the $40 billion value of the King|eamonbarrett|October 31, 2020|Fortune
One Minnesota tyke served for two terms before getting ousted at the age of five.The story behind the most fraudulent election in history|PopSci Staff|October 28, 2020|Popular Science
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
NBC News boss Deborah Turness abruptly ousted the ‘Meet the Press’ host four months ago.David Gregory's 'Meet the Press' Eviction Exposed in Washingtonian Takedown|Lloyd Grove|December 23, 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
Last weekend, the cattiest of Hollande's ministers went a step too far, slamming France's economic policy, and was finally ousted.This Scary-Smart New Minister of Economy Might Just Turn France Around|Tracy McNicoll|August 31, 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
If they're ousted from Pump Street they're flying somewhere.The Napoleon of Notting Hill|Gilbert K. Chesterton
Soon, however, I was ousted from my single-bedded blessedness by a more worthy madman.Eastern Nights - and Flights|Alan Bott
In the course of a century it has ousted all other methods of production, and all other forms of social activity.
Samson rubbed his hands and began to smile, but the pleasant look was ousted by a grotesque twitching of the countenance.Crown and Sceptre|George Manville Fenn
The real working man will soon be ousted, and his more cunning pretended friends will take possession and reap all the benefits.Byron|Richard Edgcumbe