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deportation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of deportation

  1. the forced removal from a homeland the deportation of the Jews from Spain in 1492 Synonyms banishment, exile, displacement, expatriation, expulsion, relegationRelated Words ostracism; extradition; diaspora, dispersion, scattering; emigration, migration; evacuation; ethnic cleansing, transportation; dispossession, ejection, ousterNear Antonyms repatriation, return; immigration



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