evict : Definition, Usages, News and More
- v expel or eject without recourse to legal process
The landlord wanted to evict the tenants so he banged on the pipes every morning at 3 a.m.
- v expel from one's property or force to move out by a legal process
The landlord evicted the tenants after they had not paid the rent for four months
- Not all the judges whose writs he was refusing to execute shared his sense of outrage, and some of the banks and others seeking to evict the occupants of the foreclosed properties .
- The city said no, and intends to evict.
- Azzawi hasn't yet had to forcibly evict anyone in the area under his control, even as some 2,760 families have returned in the past few months.
- Corazon Aquino in Taipei Times
Our guiding light should not be an obsession to evict the president,Aquino said in a speech to the influential Makati Business Club.
- Ehud Barak in Jerusalem Post
However, the top story on its Web site over the weekend, headlined "Upholding court order, Israeli troops evict squatters," quoted Defense Minister Ehud Barak as saying "what was tested today was the ability of the state to enforce its laws...
- Jack Thompson in DailyTech
I am delighted to work with Electronic Arts to evict the Zelnick Trojan Horse from within Take-Two's corporate walls,wrote Thompson. "In doing so, I can get the new Take-Two into the clear as to the trouble I and others can send its way."