When an illegal immigrant enters the U.S. and the Department of Immigration and Citizenship makes him leave, this is an example of a time when the U.S. deports the immigrant.
Deported the foreigner who had entered the country illegally.
Origin of deport
- French déporter to banish from Latin dēportāre to carry away dē- de- portāre to carry per-2 in Indo-European roots Sense 2, Middle English from Old French deporter to behave from Latin dēportāre
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition