1. [ noun ] the expulsion from a country of an undesirable alien
Related terms: ejection expatriate
2. [ noun ] the act of expelling a person from their native land
Synonyms: expatriation transportation exile

"men in exile dream of hope" "his deportation to a penal colony" "the expatriation of wealthy farmers" "the sentence was one of transportation for life"

Related terms: banishment babylonian_captivity expatriate
Similar spelling:   deportment