Behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times" [syn: behave, acquit, bear, deport, conduct, comport, carry]
Hand over to the authorities of another country; "They extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there" [syn: extradite, deliver, deport]
Expel from a country; "The poet was exiled because he signed a letter protesting the government's actions" [syn: expatriate, deport, exile] [ant: repatriate]
Deport \De*port"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Deported; p. pr. & vb.
n. Deporting.] [F. d['e]porter to transport for life, OF.,
to divert, amuse, from L. deportare to carry away; de- +
portare to carry. See Port demeanor.]
1. To transport; to carry away; to exile; to send into
banishment; to expel (from a region or country).
He told us he had been deported to Spain. --Walsh.
2. To carry or demean; to conduct; to behave; -- followed by
the reflexive pronoun.
Let an ambassador deport himself in the most
graceful manner befor a prince. --Pope.