Eject E*ject", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ejected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ejecting}.] [L. ejectus, p. p. of ejicere; e out + jacere to throw. See {Jet} a shooting forth.] 1. To expel; to dismiss; to cast forth; to thrust or drive out; to discharge; as, to eject a person from a room; to eject a traitor from the country; to eject words from the language. ``Eyes ejecting flame.'' --H. Brooke. [1913 Webster]

2. (Law) To cast out; to evict; to dispossess; as, to eject tenants from an estate.

Syn: To expel; banish; drive out; discharge; oust; evict; dislodge; extrude; void. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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