Newspaper editorials called on colleges and high schools to banish football outright.
“The conservative course is not to banish gay people from making such commitments,” Brooks writes.
He ends partisan gridlock by trying to banish a practice that has become the epitome of partisan gridlock.
late 14c., banischen, from banniss-, extended stem of Old French banir "announce, proclaim; levy; forbid; banish, proclaim an outlaw," from a Germanic source (perhaps Frankish *bannjan "to order or prohibit under penalty"), or from Vulgar Latin cognate *bannire (see bandit). Related: Banished; banishing.