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Definition of 'ostracize'

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The money would soon run out, Posy would ostracize her, and there wasn't a suitable job for miles. Christina Jones TICKLED PINK (2002)

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Translations for 'ostracize'

British English: ostracize VERB
If someone is ostracized, people deliberately behave in an unfriendly way towards them and do not allow them to take part in any of their social activities.
She claims she's being ostracized by some members of her local community.
  • American English: ostracize
  • Brazilian Portuguese: condenar ao ostracismo
  • Chinese: 排斥
  • European Spanish: hacer el vacío a
  • French: ostraciser
  • German: ächten
  • Italian: dare l'ostracismo a
  • Japanese: 排斥する
  • Korean: 배척당하다
  • European Portuguese: condenar ao ostracismo
  • Spanish: hacer el vacío a

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