Definition of eject verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    eject

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ɪˈdʒɛkt//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they eject
     
    he / she / it ejects
     
    past simple ejected
     
    -ing form ejecting
     
     
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  1. 1 [transitive] eject somebody (from something) (formal) to force someone to leave a place synonym throw out Police ejected a crowd of violent protesters from the hall.
  2. 2[transitive] eject something (from something) to push something out suddenly and with a lot of force Used cartridges are ejected from the gun after firing.
  3. 3 [transitive, intransitive] eject (something) when you eject a disk, etc., or when it ejects, it comes out of the machine after you have pressed a button
  4. 4 [intransitive] (of a pilot) to escape from an aircraft that is going to crash, sometimes using an ejection seat The pilot managed to eject moments before the plane crashed.
NAmE//ɪˈdʒɛkʃn//
 
noun [uncountable, countable]
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