drum out of

Definition of drum out of

:to force (someone) to leave (a place or organization)
  • They drummed her out of the club.
  • He got drummed out of the military.

Word by Word Definitions

drum play
  1. : a percussion instrument consisting of a hollow shell or cylinder with a drumhead stretched over one or both ends that is beaten with the hands or with some implement (such as a stick or wire brush)

  2. : tympanic membrane

  3. : the sound of a drum

  1. : to make a succession of strokes or vibrations that produce sounds like drumbeats

  2. : to beat a drum

  3. : to throb or sound rhythmically

  1. : a long narrow hill or ridge

  2. : drumlin

out play
  1. : in a direction away from the inside or center

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

  1. used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

  2. : one who is out of office or power or on the outside

  3. : an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats


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