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BOOT OUT

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does boot out mean? 

BOOT OUT (verb)
  The verb BOOT OUT has 2 senses:

1. remove from a position or office
2. put out or expel from a place

  Familiarity information: BOOT OUT used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BOOT OUT (verb)


Sense 1boot out [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Remove from a position or office

Classified under:

Verbs of political and social activities and events

Synonyms:

oust; drum out; boot out; kick out; expel; throw out

Context example:

The chairman was ousted after he misappropriated funds

Hypernyms (to "boot out" is one way to...):

remove (remove from a position or an office)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "boot out"):

excommunicate (oust or exclude from a group or membership by decree)

depose; force out (force to leave (an office))

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s somebody
Somebody ----s PP


Sense 2boot out [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Put out or expel from a place

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Synonyms:

turf out; eject; boot out; expel; chuck out; kick out; throw out; exclude; turn out

Context example:

The child was expelled from the classroom

Hypernyms (to "boot out" is one way to...):

displace; move (cause to move, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "boot out"):

evict; force out (expel from one's property or force to move out by a legal process)

evict (expel or eject without recourse to legal process)

show the door (ask to leave)

bounce (eject from the premises)

bump; dislodge; displace (remove or force from a position of dwelling previously occupied)

exorcise; exorcize (expel through adjuration or prayers)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody
Something ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody PP
Somebody ----s something PP


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