Un ousted

oust

[oust]
verb (used with object)
1.
to expel or remove from a place or position occupied: The bouncer ousted the drunk; to oust the prime minister in the next election.
2.
Law. to eject or evict; dispossess.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English < Anglo-French ouster to remove, Old French oster < Latin obstāre to stand in the way, oppose (ob- ob- + stāre to stand)

unousted, adjective


1. eject, banish, evict, dislodge.
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oust (aʊst)
 
vb
1.  to force out of a position or place; supplant or expel
2.  property law to deprive (a person) of the possession of land
 
[C16: from Anglo-Norman ouster, from Latin obstāre to withstand, from ob- against + stāre to stand]

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oust
early 15c., from Anglo-Fr. oster (late 13c.), O.Fr. oster "put out, keep off, remove, avert" (Fr. ôter), from L. obstare "stand opposite to, block, hinder," from ob "against" + stare "to stand," from PIE base *sta- "to stand" (see stet).
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