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oust

oust

 
 
pronunciation:
aUst
part of speech: verb
inflections: ousted, ousting, ousts
definition: to force out; expel.
The principal ousted him for starting a fight.
synonyms:
expel, remove
similar words:
banish, boot, bounce, discharge, dismiss, evict, fire, overthrow, sack