(noun, verb)


1. (uncountable) A button on a machine that causes something to be ejected from the machine.

- When the tape stops, press eject.

2. (psychology, countable) (by analogy with subject and object) an inferred object of someone else's consciousness


1. put out or expel from a place

Similar word(s): exclude

Definition categories: contact, expel

2. eliminate (a substance)

Similar word(s): discharge, exhaust, expel, release

Definition categories: body

3. leave an aircraft rapidly, using an ejection seat or capsule

Definition categories: motion, exit, leave

4. cause to come out in a squirt

Similar word(s): squirt

Definition categories: contact, discharge

Sentences with eject as a verb:

- The man started a fight and was ejected from the bar.

- Andrew was ejected from his apartment for not paying the rent.

- In other news, a Montreal man was ejected from his car when he was involved in an accident.

- The pilot lost control of the plane and had to eject.

- Press that button to eject the video tape.

- I can't get this cassette to eject.