transitive verb

Definition of expugn


  1. 1 obsolete :  to take by storm

  2. 2 obsolete :  vanquish

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Origin and Etymology of expugn

Middle English expugnen, from Latin expugnare, from ex- 1ex- + pugnare to fight; akin to Latin pugnus fist — more at pungent

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a trip made at another's expense

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