What does the word banish mean?

Usage examples for banish

  1. That Lyon had been false to his child was clear even to him; and the searching questions of Fanny he could not banish from his thoughts. – The Good Time Coming by T. S. Arthur
  2. Having made up her mind to banish the child, Mrs. Raeburn began at once to regret the decision. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  3. Not that the quiet working students would wish to banish the others. – Home Life in Germany by Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick