The stressed lawyer wanted a quiet vacation, so she could banish her anxieties from her thoughts.
After years of war, the peace-seeking statesman hoped to banish armed conflict from national policy.
The good wizard protected the temple with a spell to banish evil spirits.
Her emotions would not control her; she banished her anger from her mind.
The state banished but did not execute its enemies--removing dissidents, avoiding martyrs.
After the fight, the bar's owner banished the agressive drunk from the premises.
The teacher banished cell-phones because they distracted his students.
Their law forbade murder, so the crew banished their captain to an island where she would starve.
The judge chose to banish the criminal from the community, the convict's exile beginning immediately.
The free states of the Union fought to banish slavery from the American South.