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English verb: deport

1. deport (social) behave in a certain manner


SamplesShe carried herself well.
He bore himself with dignity.
They conducted themselves well during these difficult times.


Synonymsacquit, bear, behave, carry, comport, conduct


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)act, bear, carry, hold, move


Narrower (hyponym)assert, deal, fluster, pose, posture, put forward, walk around

2. deport (social) hand over to the authorities of another country


SamplesThey extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there.


Synonymsdeliver, extradite


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)expel, kick out, throw out


Narrower (hyponym)repatriate

3. deport (social) expel from a country


SamplesThe poet was exiled because he signed a letter protesting the government's actions.


Synonymsexile, expatriate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)expel, kick out, throw out


Antonymsrepatriate









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