What does the word vacate mean?

Usage examples for vacate

  1. It was decided to vacate the house in Tedworth Square and go to Switzerland for the summer. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  2. It lost its grip on the Five Points and the Bend long ago, and at this writing the time seems not far distant when it must vacate for good also that classic ground of the Kerryman, Cherry Hill. – The Children of the Poor by Jacob A. Riis
  3. Very well, then ask her to vacate the room, and I will go there with you now. – The Gold Bag by Carolyn Wells