|1.||[ noun ] the state of being banished or ostracized (excluded from society by general consent)|
"the association should get rid of its elderly members--not by euthanasia, of course, but by Coventry"
|Related terms:||exclusion banish ostracize|
|2.||[ noun ] the act of excluding someone from society by general consent|
|Related terms:||ejection banish ostracize|