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verb [transitive] [usually passive] exile pronunciation in British English /ˈeksaɪl/
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present tense
present participleexiling
past tenseexiled
past participleexiled

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  1. to force someone to live in a foreign country, usually for political reasons
    Napoleon was first exiled in 1814.
    exile someone to something: His father had been exiled to France.


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