exile

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  • The condition or period of being forced to live away from one's native country or home, especially as a punishment.
  • The condition or period of self-imposed absence from one's country or home.
  • One who lives away from one's native country, whether because of expulsion or voluntary absence.
  • To send into exile; banish.
  • To banish from a country or from a particular jurisdiction by authority, with a prohibition of return, for a limited time or for life; expatriate.
  • Hence To constrain to abandon country or home; drive to a foreign country, literally or figuratively; expel.
  • Slender; thin; fine; light.
  • Expulsion from one's country or home by an authoritative decree, for a definite period or in perpetuity; banishment; expatriation: as, the <em>exile</em> of Napoleon; <em>exile</em> to Siberia.
  • Residence in a foreign land or a remote place enforced by the government of which one has been a subject or citizen, or by stress of circumstances; separation from one's native or chosen home or country and friends; the condition of living in banishment.
  • Removal.
  • A banished person; a person expelled from his country or home by authority, or separated from it by necessity: as, Siberian <em>exiles</em>; a band of <em>exiles.</em>
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> Proscription, expulsion, ostracism.
  • Forced separation from one's native country; expulsion from one's home by the civil authority; banishment; sometimes, voluntary separation from one's native country.
  • The person expelled from his country by authority; also, one who separates himself from his home.
  • To banish or expel from one's own country or home; to drive away.
  • Small; slender; thin; fine.
  • The state of being <xref>banished</xref> from one's home or country.
  • Someone who is banished from one's home or country.
  • To <xref>send</xref> into exile.
  • expel from a country
  • the act of expelling a person from their native land
  • a person who is expelled from home or country by authority
  • a person who is voluntarily absent from home or country
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