What does the word evict mean?

Usage examples for evict

  1. It is an old story now; and, as you decline to speak, I will just tell you again, I intend to have my rent on Monday, and if I don't I shall evict you. – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  2. I had a painful moment of indecision as Hiram paused in his narrative and leisurely proceeded to evict a fly from the near horse's ear. – On the Church Steps by Sarah C. Hallowell
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