banish verb definition in Types of punishment topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

banish

 verb: Types of punishment topic
[usually passive] banish somebody (from…) (to…) to order somebody to leave a place, especially a country, as a punishment He was banished to Australia, where he died five years later. The children were banished from the dining room.

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