Example sentences for: oust

How can you use “oust” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A number of Arab papers carried headlines Thursday saying that a major objective of Madeleine Albright's visits to Egypt and Saudi Arabia had been to rally Arab support for moves to oust Saddam Hussein; but the Saudi daily Asharq al-Awsat quoted unidentified high-level Saudi sources as saying that even America's closest Arab ally "does not believe in or support any foreign party undertaking to change the ruling regime in Iraq."

  • A Susan Sontag essay riffs on the Kosovo crisis, concluding that it is a just war to deter "radical evil" and that the allies will fail if they don't oust Milosevic.

  • A piece predicts that the Bancroft family, which controls Dow Jones, may oust CEO Peter Kann because of the miserable performance of the company's stock.

  • In this it has lost sight of its true objective: to oust Saddam in the pursuit of a peace in the Middle East and a semblance of human rights in Iraq.

  • Dow 8000 is there also for the LAT , the WP , and the Wall Street Journal . (But not, somewhat surprisingly, for the NYT .) The campaign fundraising hearings make it at the LAT , WP , and NYT . The Versace killer manhunt makes it at each of those papers and at USAT . And the LAT and WP each have front-page stories on whether or not House Republicans are trying to oust Newt Gingrich (the players aren't saying).

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