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Meaning of EJECT

Pronunciation:  i'jekt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  eliminate, as of bodily substances
  2. [v]  cause to come out in a squirt, of liquids
  3. [v]  put out or expel from a place; "The child was expelled from the classroom"
  4. [v]  leave an aircraft rapidly, using an ejection seat or capsule

EJECT is a 5 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: boot out, chuck out, discharge, exclude, expel, expel, force out, kick out, release, squeeze out, squirt, throw out, turf out, turn out
 See Also: abort, bleed, blow, bounce, breathe, bump, cough out, cough up, discharge, dislodge, displace, egest, ejaculate, eliminate, emit, eruct, evict, excrete, exit, exorcise, exorcize, expectorate, extravasate, fester, get out, go out, hemorrhage, leave, maturate, move, ovulate, pass, pass off, shed blood, spew, spew out, spit out, spit up, spritz, suppurate



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \E*ject"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ejected}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Ejecting}.] [L. ejectus, p. p. of ejicere; e out + jacere to
    throw. See {Jet} a shooting forth.]
    1. To expel; to dismiss; to cast forth; to thrust or drive
       out; to discharge; as, to eject a person from a room; to
       eject a traitor from the country; to eject words from the
       language. ``Eyes ejecting flame.'' --H. Brooke.
    2. (Law) To cast out; to evict; to dispossess; as, to eject
       tenants from an estate.
    Syn: To expel; banish; drive out; discharge; oust; evict;
         dislodge; extrude; void.
  2. \E"ject\, n. [See {Eject}, v. t.] (Philos.)
    An object that is a conscious or living object, and hence not
    a direct object, but an inferred object or act of a subject,
    not myself; -- a term invented by W. K. Clifford.
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