eject eject  /ɪ ˈdʒɛkt/


  1. (v) put out or expel from a place
  2. (v) eliminate (a substance)
  3. (v) leave an aircraft rapidly, using an ejection seat or capsule
  4. (v) cause to come out in a squirt

Derived Word(s)


  1. He once literally tackled a stubborn heckler at a Howard Dean rally after the security staff failed to eject the man.
  2. India and Pakistan fought over Kashmir after partition, and a Kashmiri separatist movement has been fighting to eject Indian troops from the region since 1989.
  3. A faction of his own Dawa Party, led by his predecessor Ibrahim al-Jaafari, has begun quietly to seek a new Shi'ite-Kurdish alliance that would eject Maliki.


  1. Oxnard council meeting, with gavel clash, shows new dynamics in play

    Before Oxnard's council meeting wrapped up at 3 a.m., chambers were jolted by a loud gavel strike from the mayor, who threatened to eject a colleague from the dais.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Ventura County Star

  2. Notre Dame, Arizona State set date for 2014

    Notre Dame intended to eject Arizona State from its 2014 schedule in order to manage better the first season of a five-games-per-year ACC deal.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. Police: 2 seriously injured in DUII crash

    Two men suffered serious injuries when a drunk driver lost control of his speeding car and slid into a roadside ditch, causing the car to overturn and eject the driver early Tuesday morning, Oregon State Police said.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KVAL Eugene


  1. "The high-tech cameras should be able to pick up the people who are doing that kind of stuff and eject them from the ground," Ferdinand said. "That is the only way I can see to stop it happening. We are talking about a football match. There...
    on Oct 8, 2008 By: Rio Ferdinand Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "The martyr gave most of his time to eject the occupiers ...... And for this reason the hand of the hateful occupation and terrorism killed him," Sadr said in a statement as hundreds of supporters gathered to bury Ugaili.
    on Oct 10, 2008 By: Muqtada al-Sadr Source: Reuters

  3. French President Nicolas Sarkozy said during a trip to Dakar, Senegal, that he supports Tour organizers "because they have the courage to eject cheaters."
    on Jul 26, 2007 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: Forbes

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