EXPEL's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of expel
Definition:
v. oust; discharge; force or drive out
Example:
He is not planning to expel foreign companies as he needs their expertise and technology to extract and upgrade Venezuela's heavy crude oil.
Sentence in Classic:
The house is filled with hum of voices eddying through the spacious chambers; lit lamps hang down by golden chainwork, and flaming tapers expel the night.
The Aeneid By Virgil Context
He is right and the other fellows are wrong because a flogging wears off after a bit but a fellow that has been expelled from college is known all his life on account of it.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
And so, almost before they knew what was happening, the Rebellion had been successfully carried through: Jones was expelled, and the Manor Farm was theirs.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
Pierre, after all, had not managed to choose a career for himself in Petersburg, and had been expelled from there for riotous conduct and sent to Moscow.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He was hard alike on the lazy, the depraved, and the weak, and tried to get them expelled from the commune.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Either he would require to be expelled from the room by gendarmes, or his friends would have to kick him out into the street.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
I believe that if her kings had not been expelled, Rome must very soon have become a weak and inconsiderable State.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
Here, too, when they came, they found the Huns, whose warlike fury had swept the earth like a living flame, till the dying peoples held that in their veins ran the blood of those old witches, who, expelled from Scythia had mated with the devils in the desert.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
They had just been expelled from the University of Georgia, the fourth university that had thrown them out in two years; and their older brothers, Tom and Boyd, had come home with them, because they refused to remain at an institution where the twins were not welcome.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Poor Isaac was hurried off accordingly, and expelled from the preceptory; all his entreaties, and even his offers, unheard and disregarded.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context