eject: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (i-jekt'), [key]
— v.t.
  1. to drive or force out; expel, as from a place or position: The police ejected the hecklers from the meeting.
  2. to dismiss, as from office or occupancy.
  3. to evict, as from property.
  4. to throw out, as from within; throw off.
  1. to propel oneself from a damaged or malfunctioning airplane, as by an ejection seat: When the plane caught fire, the pilot ejected.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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