Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Ostracize"

The meaning of "Ostracize" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa ostracize ?
A: Exclude from a social group
Q: O que significa ostracize?
A: ostracize means "cast out" or "be an outcast from your community. "


It's a very negative word. It means that you will not have any support from anyone. People stay away from you or don't allow you to be part of them anymore.
Q: O que significa ostracize?
A: It is not allowing someone to be in a group

Example sentences using "Ostracize"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ostracize.
A:

After cheating on the exam, she was ostracized at school.

He was violent at a party and now is ostracized in his friend group.

(While "to ostracize" in the active form is gramatically correct, it is never used like that. Usually the word is only used in the passive form to show that someone is/was ostracized. In an active form people use "to shun" or "to disown")
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ostracize.
A: Ostracize is to exclude or exile someone (socially) from a community. I can't think of another context you'd find this in.

"You should be nicer, or they will ostracize you."

Synonyms of "Ostracize" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre to ostracize e to purge ?
A:
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Q: Qual é a diferença entre "ostracize" e "exile" ?
A: Exile is being barred from your native country, while ostracize is being barred from a group.

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