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banishes

verb
present tense third-person singular of banish

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1 to force to leave a country
  • in the old days, criminals were sometimes banished to distant lands

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2 to drive or force out
  • permanently banished the troublemakers from the youth recreational center

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“Banishes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/banishes. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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