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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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There are some references to ejectives in English in the literature, but most of them are anecdotal (e.
Ejectives occur in word-final position, typically after vowels.
Ejectives may even occur when the underlying phoneme is voiced (cf.
As for the most remarkable features, the ejectives and the peripheral hesitation particles, we need to realize that both of them can be found in other regions of the UK as well.
Secondly, it would be interesting to explore the extent to which ejectives and non-neutral hesitation particles are used in Orkney and beyond.
An example in which affricates pattern with voiceless stops, in terms of their being potentially ejective, is Nootka, as shown in (20).
Since the Nootka affricates also have the features [-cont] and [-voice], these segments are predicted to have ejective counterparts.
w]/to result in a glottal stop, as in Takelma (Sapir 1912: 44), in which a labialized velar ejective before /xC/ becomes a glottal stop.
An anonymous reviewer points out that Hausa specialists usually regard Hausa as having a single "glottalized" series, realized as ejective or glottalized implosive according to place of articulation.
In the case of Nez Perce (706, Northern Penutian, Northern Amerindian), the information on the stop or affricate nature of the apico-alveolars, and hence on the nature of a subset of the ejective consonants, is ambiguous.