eject from (something)

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eject from (something)

1. To propel someone or something out of something, often an airplane. A noun or pronoun can be used between "eject" and "from." When it became clear that a crash was imminent, the pilot ejected himself from the plane and miraculously survived. The investigation showed that the passenger was ejected from the vehicle.
2. To forcibly remove someone from a situation or place. A noun or pronoun can be used between "eject" and "from." If you keep talking during the play, you'll be ejected from the theater!
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eject (someone) from

some place to use force to make someone leave a place; to throw someone out of some place. The management ejected Sam from the theater. He was ejected from the theater.
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References in classic literature ?
He was speedily ejected from the boarding-house; deposited his portmanteau with a perfect stranger, who did not even catch his name; wandered he knew not where, and was at last hove-to, all standing, in a hospital at Sacramento.
Here may spring up new and mongrel races, like new formations in geology, the amalgamation of the "debris" and "abrasions" of former races, civilized and savage; the remains of broken and almost extinguished tribes; the descendants of wandering hunters and trappers; of fugitives from the Spanish and American frontiers; of adventurers and desperadoes of every class and country, yearly ejected from the bosom of society into the wilderness.
So here was the monstrous secret, ejected from its lurking place into public view, in all its horrible deformity.
Again, they drugged their patient with opium and drenched him with intoxicating liquors, hoping that the snake might thus be reduced to stupor and perhaps be ejected from the stomach.
While I watched this phenomenon, two jets of steam and water were ejected from its vents, and rose to the height of 120 feet; thus I ascertained its way of breathing.
Two pilots safely ejected from an OV-10 when it 'encountered a mishap' as it prepared for landing at a military base in Cavite last May 24.
Depute fiscal Lynne MacVicar told Aberdeen Sheriff Court the incident happened at 3.05am after Hay had been ejected from the club.
After deftly landing the helicopter in the water, the crew quickly ejected from the helicopter," said Indian Navy officials
Both pilots ejected from the aircraft and survived.
THE Nigeria Air Force (NAF) says one of the pilots who successfully ejected from one of the F-7Ni aircraft that had earlier crashed in the FCT, has passed on.
'Oumuamua's overall spectrum and apparent lack of outgassing imply that it's rocky, which could mean that it was ejected from the inner region of its host solar system.
They were also able to determine that rocky objects are ejected from binary systems in comparable numbers to icy objects.
"The new Hubble observations provide very strong evidence that the three stars were ejected from a multiple-star system.
On landing, the probe was supposed to open like a clamshell and deploy solar panels and instruments that would look for signs of life on the red planet, but nothing more was heard from Beagle 2 after it was ejected from its mothership and contact ceased--until early in 2015.
Paul Tempest, 26, of Dalton, was one of a handful ejected from the Town end at the Macron Stadium.