banishment

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Synonyms for banishment

enforced removal from one's native country by official decree

Synonyms for banishment

the state of being banished or ostracized (excluded from society by general consent)

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The glaring insincerity of these sermons was not sufficient to compass the banishment of the fashion from the schools, and it is not sufficient to-day; it never will be sufficient while the world stands, perhaps.
On coming back a few days afterwards (for I did not consider my banishment perpetual), I found they had christened him 'Heathcliff': it was the name of a son who died in childhood, and it has served him ever since, both for Christian and surname.
prison sentences that constitute partial banishments, stage-of-life
authorizes stage-of-life banishments to some extent.
In essence, Germany imposes stage-of-life banishments only on
Cue the comedy: Rev Johnson (Ewen Bremner) was about to pull the lever to hang Tommy - but then, minutes later, he married the lovers after their banishments were lengthened to life, meaning their rst marriages could be annulled.
From the stance of this hybridized "past" borne of American slavery, African Americans received Great Britain's and America's banishments of the Transatlantic Slave Trade in 1808 with a welcoming signature of celebrations.