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exiles

noun
plural of exile

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 the forced removal from a homeland
  • the exile of French settlers from Nova Scotia resulted in the birth of the Cajun community in the U.S.

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  • immigrations
2 a person forced to emigrate for political reasons
  • after being overthrown in a coup, the dictator spent the remainder of his life as an exile in a string of less-than-welcoming countries

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exiles

verb
present tense third-person singular of exile

Synonyms & Antonyms of exiles (Entry 2 of 2)

to force to leave a country
  • with their conquest of the Moors complete, Ferdinand and Isabella next exiled the Jews from Spain

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“Exiles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/exiles. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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