force (one) out of office(redirected from force someone out of office)
force (one) out of office
To pressure one to resign or otherwise force one to leave or be removed from an authoritative position that one has been elected to. Do you think these accusations are credible or just an attempt to force the mayor out of office? Now that we know Fred's involved in the scandal too, we need to force him out of office.
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force someone out of officeand drive someone out of office; drive someone out; force someone out
to drive someone out of an elective office. The city coun il forced out the mayor, who resigned under pressure. Please resign immediately, or I'll have to drive you out.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.