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Definitions of 'Rusticate'

Definition of 'rusticate'
From: WordNet
verb
Live in the country and lead a rustic life
verb
Send to the country; "He was rusticated for his bad behavior"
verb
Suspend temporarily from college or university, in England [syn: send down, rusticate]
verb
Give (stone) a rustic look
verb
Lend a rustic character to; "rusticate the house in the country"
Definition of 'Rusticate'
From: GCIDE
Rusticate \Rus"ti*cate\, v. t. To require or compel to reside in the country; to banish or send away temporarily; to impose rustication on. [1913 Webster] The town is again beginning to be full, and the rusticated beauty sees an end of her banishment. --Idler. [1913 Webster]
Definition of 'Rusticate'
From: GCIDE
Rusticate \Rus"ti*cate\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Rusticated; p. pr. & vb. n. Rusticating.] [L. rusticaticus, p. p. of rusticari to rusticate. See Rustic.] To go into or reside in the country; to ruralize. --Pope. [1913 Webster]
Synonyms of 'Rusticate'
ban, banish, blackball, cast out, cop out, countrify, cut, deport, disfellowship, exclude, excommunicate, exile, expatriate, expel, extradite, farm, forsake the world, fugitate, go into retirement, live alone, live apart, live in retirement, ostracize, outlaw, pastoralize, proscribe, relegate, remain incommunicado, retire, send away, send down, send to Coventry, snub, spurn, stay at home, take the veil, thrust out, transport

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