Ejecting
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.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ejecting — e·ject || ɪ dÊ’ekt v. expel, emit, discharge …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ejecting — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ejecting position — Положение выталкивания (строки) …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • List of accidents and incidents involving military aircraft, 1975-1999 — This is a list of notable accidents and incidents involving military aircraft grouped by the year in which the accident or incident occurred. For more exhaustive lists, see the [http://www.baaa acro.com/ Aircraft Crash Record Office] or the [http …   Wikipedia

  • List of accidents and incidents involving military aircraft, 1950-1974 — This is a list of notable accidents and incidents involving military aircraft grouped by the year in which the accident or incident occurred. For more exhaustive lists, see the [http://www.baaa acro.com/ Aircraft Crash Record Office] or the [http …   Wikipedia

  • M198 howitzer — Infobox Weapon name= M198 howitzer caption= A 155 mm M198 howitzer firing. origin= United States type= towed howitzer is ranged= is bladed= is explosive= is artillery= yes is vehicle= is missile= is UK= service= used by= U.S. Army, USMC,… …   Wikipedia

  • branching — ▪ radioactivity       radioactive disintegration of a particular species of unstable atomic nucleus or subatomic particle that occurs by two or more different decay processes. Some nuclei of a given radioactive species may, for example, decay by… …   Universalium

  • Ejection seat — In aircraft, an ejection seat is a system designed to rescue the pilot or other crew of an aircraft (usually military) in an emergency. In most designs, the seat is propelled out of the aircraft by an explosive charge or rocket motor, carrying… …   Wikipedia

  • Lockheed XF-104 — infobox Aircraft name = XF 104 type = Interceptor prototype manufacturer = Lockheed Aircraft Corporation caption = Lockheed XF 104 FG 786 designer= Clarence L Kelly Johnson first flight=4 March avyear|1954 primary user= Lockheed more users=… …   Wikipedia

  • nebula — nebular, adj. /neb yeuh leuh/, n., pl. nebulae / lee , luy /, nebulas. 1. Astron. a. Also called diffuse nebula. a cloud of interstellar gas and dust. Cf. dark nebula, emission nebula, reflection nebula …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”