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exile

noun

1 exile

A person who is voluntarily absent from home or country.

synonyms: expat, expatriate.

Roget 893: seclusion, privacy; retirement; reclusion, recess; snugness etc. adj.; delitescence; rustication, rus in urbe [Lat.]; solitude; solitariness etc. ... show more

Roget 185: displacement, elocation, transposition.    ejectment etc. 297; exile etc. (banishment) 893; removal etc. (transference) ... show more

Roget 55: exclusion, nonadmission, omission, exception, rejection, repudiation; exile etc. (seclusion) 893; noninclusion, preclusion, prohibition.    separation, ... show more

Dutch: banneling
Polish: człowiek zmieniający miejsce pobytu



2 exile

A person who is expelled from home or country by authority.

synonym: deportee.

Dutch: ballingschap, deportatie, exilium
Polish: banita, egzulant, ekspatriant, wygnaniec, wywołaniec

3 exile

The act of expelling a person from their native land:
— Men in exile dream of hope.

synonyms: deportation, expatriation, transportation.

Roget 972: punishment, punition; chastisement, chastening; correction, castigation.    discipline, infliction, trial; judgment; penalty etc. 974; retribution; ... show more

Dutch: banneling, deportatie, verbanning
Polish: zesłanie

verb

1 exile

Expel from a country:
— The poet was exiled because he signed a letter protesting the government's actions.

synonyms: deport, expatriate.

Roget 893: be secluded, live secluded etc. adj.; keep aloof, stand, hold oneself aloof, keep in the background, stand in the background; keep snug; shut oneself up; deny oneself, seclude oneself creep into a corner, rusticate, ... show more

Roget 185: displace, misplace, displant, dislodge, disestablish; exile etc. (seclude) 893; ablegate, set aside, remove; take away, cart away; ... show more

Roget 972: punish; chastise, chasten; castigate, correct, inflict punishment, administer correction, deal retributive justice; cowhide, lambaste [Slang].    visit upon, pay; pay out, serve out; ... show more


Moby thesaurus: DP, Ishmael, Uitlander, abstract, alien, alienate, ban, banish, banishment, bar, barbarian, blackball, blackballing, cast off, cast out, castaway, chuck, clear, clear away, clear out ... show more.

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