Definition of evict (verb)
- 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."
- 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"
- synonyms: force out
Source: Princeton University Wordnet