英 [ɪk'spel; ek-]
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1、ex- "out" + -pel "drive".
2、含义：drive out, eject from a school.
ex-, 向外。-pel, 驱使，词源同pulse, impel.
- expel: see pulse
- expel (v.)
- late 14c., "cast out," from Latin expellere "drive out, drive away," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + pellere "to drive" (see pulse (n.1)). Specific meaning "to eject from a school" is first recorded 1640s. Related: Expelled; expelling.
- 1. They threatened to expel him from his adoptive country.
- 2. the routine tit for tat when countries expel each other's envoys
- 3. The regional governor has been given powers to outlaw strikes and expel suspected troublemakers.
- 4. It was the dream of Isabella's life to expel them for ever.
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- 5. They were told at first that they should simply expel the refugees.
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