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be turfed out

To be ejected, evicted, or otherwise forcibly removed (from someplace). Primarily heard in UK. The drunkard was turfed out of the bar after he started a fight with another customer. I just found out that we're being turfed out at the end of the month because the landlord wants to move back into the house himself.
See also: out, turf
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I SO hope Gary Barlow hasn't had enough of The X Factor after the twin miseries of getting lumbered with the Over and Outs, and being turfed out of his rightful seat at the top of the judging table.