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Pronunciation of Ostracise: Learn how to pronounce Ostracise in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word ostracize:

verb
1 [with object] exclude from a society or group:
she was declared a witch and ostracized by the villagers
2(in ancient Greece) banish (an unpopular or overly powerful citizen) from a city for five or ten years by popular vote:
Themistocles was indeed out of favour at Athens by the end of the 470s, when he was ostracized
Origin:
mid 17th century: from Greek ostrakizein, from ostrakon ‘shell or potsherd’ (on which names were written in voting to banish unpopular citizens)