Meaning of expel

ex•pel

Pronunciation: (ik-spel'), [key]
— -pelled, -pel•ling.
  1. to drive or force out or away; discharge or eject: to expel air from the lungs; to expel an invader from a country.
  2. to cut off from membership or relations: to expel a student from a college.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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