What is another word for dispossessed?

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asked May 29 in Words & Wordplay by Danohs989s (1,560 points)
What is another word for dispossessed?

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answered May 31 by 123devon (6,720 points)

Another word for dispossessed is evict.

Other words for dispossessed are appropriate · eject · expel · expropriate · oust · put out · throw into the street or take away.

The word dispossessed means to deprive (someone) of land, property, or other possessions.

An example sentence of how to use the word dispossessed in a sentence is.

"they were dispossessed of lands and properties at the time of the Reformation"

Or he failed to pay his real estate taxes so the county dispossessed him of his house and land and now he has nowhere to live.

She was dispossessed of her car because she could not pay the car loan payment.

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