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verb [transitive] oust pronunciation in American English /aʊst/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyoust
he/she/itousts
present participleousting
past tenseousted
past participleousted
  1. to remove someone from a position of power, especially in order to take that position

    The president was ousted in a coup last year.

    oust someone from something:

    The committee wanted to oust him from the union.

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