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Definition of Banish


  1. To condemn to exile, or compel to leave one's country, by authority of the ruling power.
  2. To drive out, as from a home or familiar place; -- used with from and out of.
  3. To drive away; to compel to depart; to dispel.

Banish Quotations

Every financial worry you want to banish and financial dream you want to achieve comes from taking tiny steps today that put you on a path toward your goals.
Suze Orman

In the information society, nobody thinks. We expect to banish paper, but we actually banish thought.
Michael Crichton

I know, to banish anger altogether from one's breast is a difficult task. It cannot be achieved through pure personal effort. It can be done only by God's grace.
Mahatma Gandhi

We cannot banish dangers, but we can banish fears. We must not demean life by standing in awe of death.
David Sarnoff

It is impossible for a lover of cats to banish these alert, gentle, and discriminating friends, who give us just enough of their regard and complaisance to make us hunger for more.
Agnes Repplier
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Banish Translations

banish in German is verbannen, verbannen, vertreiben
banish in Latin is expello (expuli expulsum ), pello pepulli pulsum
banish in Norwegian is forvise
banish in Spanish is desterrar
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