Associations to the word «Deport»


DEPORT, verb. (reflexive) (now rare) To comport (oneself); to behave.
DEPORT, verb. (transitive) To evict, especially from a country.

Dictionary definition

DEPORT, verb. Behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times".
DEPORT, verb. Hand over to the authorities of another country; "They extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there".
DEPORT, verb. Expel from a country; "The poet was exiled because he signed a letter protesting the government's actions".

Wise words

Don't you know this, that words are doctors to a diseased temperment?