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exile
used in Romeo and Juliet

6 uses
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Definition
to force someone to live outside of their homeland; or living in such a condition

or more rarely:  voluntary absence from a place someone would rather be
  •   And for that offence
      Immediately we do exile him hence.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — A public Place (95% in)
exile = expel (force to live elsewhere)
  •   Ha, banishment? be merciful, say death;
      For exile hath more terror in his look,
      Much more than death; do not say banishment.
    3.3 — Act 3 Scene 3 — Friar Lawrence's cell (8% in)
  • exile = being forced to live elsewhere
  •   Hence-banished is banish'd from the world,
      And world's exile is death,—then banished
      Is death mis-term'd: calling death banishment,
      Thou cutt'st my head off with a golden axe,
      And smil'st upon the stroke that murders me.
    3.3 — Act 3 Scene 3 — Friar Lawrence's cell (12% in)
  • exile = forced to live elsewhere
  • And sayest thou yet that exile is not death!
    3.3 — Act 3 Scene 3 — Friar Lawrence's cell (24% in)
  • exile = being forced to live elsewhere
  •   The law, that threaten'd death, becomes thy friend,
      And turns it to exile; there art thou happy:
    3.3 — Act 3 Scene 3 — Friar Lawrence's cell (81% in)
  • exile = being forced to live elsewhere
  •   Alas, my liege, my wife is dead to-night;
      Grief of my son's exile hath stopp'd her breath:
      What further woe conspires against mine age?
    5.3 — Act 5 Scene 3 — A churchyard; in it a Monument.... (71% in)
exile = being forced to live elsewhere
There are no more uses of "exile" in Romeo and Juliet.

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