[ US /dɪˈpɔɹt/ ]
[ UK /dɪpˈɔːt/ ]
  1. expel from a country
    The poet was exiled because he signed a letter protesting the government's actions
  2. hand over to the authorities of another country
    They extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there
  3. behave in a certain manner
    They conducted themselves well during these difficult times
    he bore himself with dignity
    She carried herself well
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How To Use deport In A Sentence

  • The Temple to the Hebrew God YHVH, built by King David, was destroyed and much of the Jewish population (Jew comes from the word Judah, one of the 12 tribes) were deported to Babylon, known to Jews as the Babylonian captivity. On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...
  • Thirty unarmed INS agents accompanied the flight, guarding the handcuffed deportees in shifts, standing in aircraft's aisles at every fifth row.
  • Citizenship status would have insulated her from deportation even after her drug conviction.
  • In fact, during deportation souteneurs buy tickets, bring meal, collect suitcases and even give money for the new passport.
  • He called the PM a failed leader and tried to partly blame him for the fiasco over failure to deport foreign prisoners. The Sun
  • They let me take a fatt for the padrone-God. rest 0a aoul-and when I'm out of the slammer, I'm deported. Greenmantle
  • His criticism was over the failure to deport foreign citizens after they had served a jail sentence and the backlog of failed asylum cases. Times, Sunday Times
  • He went a stage further and added: 'The sooner you are deported from this country the better. The Sun
  • Granados was eventually deported, and the paper's budding relationship with the Latino community tanked.
  • Thousands of foreign criminals are at large as the Government struggles to deport them, figures published yesterday show. Times, Sunday Times
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