Exile

Definition of Exile

Ex`ile´
n.1.Forced separation from one's native country; expulsion from one's home by the civil authority; banishment; sometimes, voluntary separation from one's native country.
Let them be recalled from their exile.
- Shak.
2.The person expelled from his country by authority; also, one who separates himself from his home.
Thou art in exile, and thou must not stay.
- Shak.
v. t.1.To banish or expel from one's own country or home; to drive away.
[imp. & p. p. Exiled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Exiling.]
a.1.Small; slender; thin; fine.

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