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1. banishment

noun. ['ˈbænɪʃmənt'] rejection by means of an act of banishing or proscribing someone.

Synonyms

  • riddance
  • transportation
  • excision
  • exile
  • anathematisation
  • deportation
  • anathematization
  • ejection
  • excommunication
  • rustication
  • expulsion
  • disbarment
  • expatriation
  • relegation
  • proscription
  • rejection

Antonyms

  • repatriate
  • citizen
  • plasmid DNA
  • inclusion body

Etymology

  • -ment (English)
  • -amentum (Latin)
  • banish (English)

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Rhymes with Banishment

  • abandonment
  • abatement
  • aberrant
  • abhorrent
  • abortifacient
  • abridgement
  • absent
  • absorbent
  • abstinent
  • abundant
  • accelerant
  • accident
  • accompaniment
  • accompaniment
  • accomplishment
  • accountant
  • accouterment
  • accoutrement
  • achievement
  • acknowledgement

How do you pronounce banishment?

Pronounce banishment as ˈbænɪʃmənt.

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Sentences with banishment


1. Noun, singular or mass
Afterward, Chrysostom bemoans that the letter's recipient experienced banishment and the loss of all good enduring things.

2. banishment

noun. ['ˈbænɪʃmənt'] the state of being banished or ostracized (excluded from society by general consent).

Synonyms

  • Coventry
  • ostracism

Antonyms

  • cellular inclusion
  • Russell's body
  • body

Etymology

  • -ment (English)
  • -amentum (Latin)
  • banish (English)
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