oust (one) from

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oust (one) from

1. To depose one; to force one to leave a place or position of power or authority. In a startling coup, the military has ousted the prime minister from office. A group of board members has met in secret to plot how to oust the CEO from the company.
2. To forcibly remove one from some place. Often used in passive constructions. We were ousted from the bar after the bartender saw we had fake IDs. The security guard ousted the loitering teenagers from the mall.
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oust someone from something

to force someone to leave something or some place; to throw someone out of something or some place. They ousted the boys from the bar. The underage kids were ousted from the tavern quickly.
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" He added, the PTI government has started conspiracies against Justice Qazi Faiz Essa seeking to oust him from current judiciary set-up, "Justice Essa pointed out state agencies' back role in Faizabad Sit-in therefore attempts being made to oust him from becoming Chief Justice of the country." Lashkari Raisani added.
Duterte linked the LP and the Magdalo group of former rebel military officers in talks with the communist rebels in a plot to oust him from office.
(This means that the President is confident that there will be no support from the military to oust him from power.
'You have ousted Nawaz Sharif from the prime minister office, but you cannot oust him from the hearts of the people.
Nawaz Sharif has said another case was on the anvil against him to completely oust him from the race for the elections.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday accused the opposition and the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) of conniving to oust him from power.