Meaning of banishment in English:


Pronunciation /ˈbanɪʃmənt/

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mass noun
  • 1The punishment of being sent away from a country or other place.

    ‘Adam and Eve's banishment from the Garden of Eden’
    • ‘the total banishment of his daughter from the country’
    • ‘his banishment to the political wilderness’
    1. 1.1The action of getting rid of something unwanted.
      • ‘the banishment of world hunger’