sue (someone or something) out of (something)

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sue (someone or something) out of (something)

To cause someone or some organization to forfeit something by court order as a result of legal proceedings brought against them. A number of consumers are filing a class-action lawsuit against the company, aiming to sue them out of nearly $10 million. She sued me out of everything I owned because of what happened.
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