evict

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v evict expel from one's property or force to move out by a legal process "The landlord evicted the tenants after they had not paid the rent for four months"
    • v evict expel or eject without recourse to legal process "The landlord wanted to evict the tenants so he banged on the pipes every morning at 3 a.m."
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Evict (Law) To dispossess by a judicial process; to dispossess by paramount right or claim of such right; to eject; to oust. "The law of England would speedily evict them out of their possession."
    • Evict To evince; to prove.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • evict To dispossess by a judicial process or course of legal proceedings; expel from lands or tenements by legal process.
    • evict To wrest or alienate by reason of the hostile assertion of an irresistible title, though without judicial process. See eviction, 2.
    • evict Hence To expel by force; turn out or remove in any compulsory way: as, to evict disturbers from a theater.
    • evict To evince; prove.
    • evict To set aside; displace; annul.
    • evict To force out; compel.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Evict e-vikt′ to dispossess by law: to expel from
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. evictus, p. p. of evincere, to overcome completely, evict. See Evince
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. evictus, pa.p. of evincĕre, to overcome.

Usage

In literature:

But not all evictions were due to this cause alone.
"The Enclosures in England" by Harriett Bradley
When he awoke, he found that the mother badger had gone to join her evicted mate.
"Creatures of the Night" by Alfred W. Rees
He evicted his tenants and made large grass farms.
"The Red Hand of Ulster" by George A. Birmingham
Some way, somehow, he must manage to evict these women.
"The Crimson Tide" by Robert W. Chambers
In 1822 he was evicted for arrears of rent, and in 1825 the unlucky venture came to an end.
"Shelley, Godwin and Their Circle" by H. N. Brailsford
Human beings had been evicted: sheep had become the 'devourers of men.
"The Red River Colony" by Louis Aubrey Wood
You wanted me to evict her.
"Kildares of Storm" by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
How soon, Ben, do you suppose they will evict us?
"The Romance of a Plain Man" by Ellen Glasgow
Then he took the seat which his evicted nephew had vacated, and bent over Carmen.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
And no rent had as yet come in, although various tenants had been necessarily evicted.
"The Landleaguers" by Anthony Trollope
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In poetry:

What? You gonna get eviction orders?
You gonna cut off my heat?
You gonna take my furniture and
Throw it in the street?
"The Ballad Of The Landlord" by Langston Hughes
For, as they mingle, so mix life and death;
An hour draws near when my day too will die;
Already I forecast unheaving breath,
Eviction on the moorland of yon sky.
"At My Window After Sunset" by George MacDonald

In news:

Unable to reach a settlement with a woman who made three years of mortgage payments on a property she didn't own, Peoples Neighborhood Bank is filing formal eviction notices against Shelia M Layo.
Members of a First Nation in northern British Columbia have evicted surveyors working on a natural gas pipeline project from their territory, seized equipment and set up a roadblock against all pipeline activity.
Members of a First Nation in northern British Columbia have evicted surveyors workin.
Members of a First Nation in northern British Columbia have evicted surveyors working on a natural gas pipeline project from their territory and set up a roadblock against all pipeline activity.
Members of a First Nation in northern British Columbia have evicted surveyors working on a natural gas.
Selling His House, About To Evict His Ex-Wife.
Jury Votes to Evict Forty Acres Medical Marijuana Grower's Collective.
Jersey City, Bayonne tenants say landlord using storm damage as excuse to evict .
SWAT team called in to evict 63-year-old woman from foreclosed home.
A landlord evicted their tenants after a child's remains were found in the backyard.
Tuesday they evicted the couple who rented their home and piled their belongings in the driveway.
The Lancias evicted the couple because they're so revolted over what's happened.
Man impersonated cop to evict renters.
Call the clinic before you evict an unwanted house guest.
New owner of the Portage Theater moves to evict current operators.
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In science:

Thus, once a phase starts, the file must be present in the cache and the earliest this file can be evicted from the cache is at the next time step.
Caching with rental cost and zapping
The cost of renting is λ and cost of buying is the cost of eviction, which is cost(f ).
Caching with rental cost and zapping
The total rental cost of ALG∞ is same as the total rental cost of ALGSR and the total eviction cost of ALG∞ is equal to the total cost of buying for ALGSR .
Caching with rental cost and zapping
For each eviction, we charge the cost of eviction for RentalCachingMeta to the algorithm that evicted the file, breaking ties arbitrarily.
Caching with rental cost and zapping
So, it pays 1 k eviction cost and kλ rental cost at each step.
Caching with rental cost and zapping
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