ejection ejection  /ɪ ˈdʒɛk ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of expelling or projecting or ejecting
  2. (n) the act of forcing out someone or something

Usage(s):

  1. AIDS activists were outraged at her ejection, and expressed disbelief that Mbeki would fire the minister, a woman, on the eve of Women's Day, a public holiday in South Africa.
  2. Its two pilots will have warning systems for enemy radar and missiles, an armored cockpit and self-sealing fuel tanks and ejection seats if those protections fail.
  3. The ejection seat shot into the air.

News

  1. Ian Kennedy Hits Zack Greinke, Brawl Erupts In Dodgers-Diamondbacks Game (VIDEO)

    LOS ANGELES -- Arizona starting pitcher Ian Kennedy hit Los Angeles starter Zack Greinke with a pitch in the seventh inning Tuesday night, a retaliation throw that caused a prolonged bench-clearing brawl that resulted in the ejection of five players and coaches.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Huffington Post

  2. Dodgers, D'backs brawl

    Ian Kennedy hit Zack Greinke with a pitch, a retaliation throw that caused a prolonged bench-clearing brawl that resulted in the ejection of five players and coaches.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

  3. Arizona's Kennedy ejected for throwing at batter

    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Arizona starting pitcher Ian Kennedy has hit Los Angeles starter Zack Greinke with a pitch in the seventh inning, a retaliation throw that caused a prolonged bench-clearing brawl that resulted in the ejection of five players and coaches.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "We're not good enough to lose a player to an ejection, much less two," Warriors coach Don Nelson said. "It hurt us when we lost Baron. I thought we had a shot at the time. It wasn't to be."
    on Apr 25, 2007 By: Don Nelson Source: USA Today

  2. "Obviously, you don't see a fight every day in the dugout, so there were questions with the attention that brings," Lee said. "The ejection? We knew that was coming sooner or later, so it wasn't too big of a deal. Our main concern was just...
    on Jun 3, 2007 By: Derrek Lee Source: ESPN

  3. "What Kirk did the other (day), that's supposed to be an automatic ejection," Skiles said. "They didn't see it. Hopefully, nothing like that happens again."
    on Apr 24, 2007 By: Scott Skiles Source: SI.com

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