Definition of Force Out in English :

Define Force Out in English

Force Out meaning in English

Meaning of Force Out in English

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Force Out

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1. force, force out, force play, force-out

a putout of a base runner who is required to run; the putout is accomplished by holding the ball while touching the base to which the runner must advance before the runner reaches that base

Example Sentences:
'the shortstop got the runner at second on a force'


2. depose, force out

force to leave (an office)

3. can, dismiss, displace, fire, force out, give notice, give the axe, give the sack, sack, send away, terminate

terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position

Example Sentences:
'The boss fired his secretary today'
'The company terminated 25% of its workers'

4. drive out, force out, rouse, rout out

force or drive out

Example Sentences:
'The police routed them out of bed at 2 A.M.'

5. crowd out, force out

press, force, or thrust out of a small space

Example Sentences:
'The weeds crowded out the flowers'

6. evict, force out

expel from one's property or force to move out by a legal process

Example Sentences:
'The landlord evicted the tenants after they had not paid the rent for four months'

7. eject, force out, squeeze out, squirt

cause to come out in a squirt

Example Sentences:
'the boy squirted water at his little sister'

8. force out, gouge

force with the thumb

Example Sentences:
'gouge out his eyes'

9. force out

emit or cause to move with force of effort

Example Sentences:
'force out the air'
'force out the splinter'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.

Force Out

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an out that results when a base runner who has been forced from a base when a teammate hits the ball fails to reach the next base before the ball does

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.

Force Out

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The act or fact of putting out a base runner on a force play.

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