Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: evict
IPA transcription: [ɪv'ɪkt]
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: evict, force_out
    Meaning: expel from one's property or force to move out by a legal process; "The landlord evicted the tenants after they had not paid the rent for four months"
  • Synonyms: evict
    Meaning: expel or eject without recourse to legal process; "The landlord wanted to evict the tenants so he banged on the pipes every morning at 3 a.m."
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