expulsion[ek spul′s̸hən, ik-]
- Expulsion is defined as forcing someone to leave or forcing something out of the body.
An example of expulsion is when a child is kicked out of school forever and told never ever to return because of his terrible behavior.
an expelling, or forcing out, or the condition of being expelled
Origin of expulsionMiddle English expulsioun ; from Old French expulsion ; from Classical Latin expulsio ; from expulsus, past participle of expellere
The act of expelling or the state of being expelled.
Origin of expulsionMiddle English expulsioun, from Old French expulsion, from Latin expulsiō, expulsiōn-, from expulsus, past participle of expellere, to expel; see expel.
- The act of expelling or the state of being expelled.
- The scandal involved every member of the high school's football team resulting in a flurry of expulsions, starting with the quarterback.