Example sentences for: oust

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

  • This shortsightedness caused his chief ally, Warwick, to defect to Lancaster, and they were able to oust Edward from the throne for a time.

  • 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).

  • The Times said hard-line members of the Ulster Unionist Party are already plotting to oust Trimble, and the Daily Telegraph , which is fiercely supportive of the continuing union of Northern Ireland with Britain, came close to accusing him of betrayal.

  • Clinton would serve as a constant reminder of the GOP effort to oust her husband," observes the Wall Street Journal . She "could help drive Democratic voters to the polls," sweeping several of New York's congressional Republicans out of office.

  • 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.


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