Oust n. See Oast.
Oust, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Ousted; p. pr. & vb. n. Ousting.]
1. To take away; to remove.
Multiplication of actions upon the case were rare, formerly, and thereby wager of law ousted. --Sir M. Hale.
2. To eject; to expel; to turn out.
From mine own earldom foully ousted me. --Tennyson.
v 1: remove from a position or office; "The chairman was ousted
after he misappropriated funds" [syn: throw out, drum
out, boot out, kick out, expel]
2: remove and replace; "The word processor has ousted the