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Expel often infers serious wrongdoing and is a last resort in schools or organizations. SlideAfter the incident, the university decided to expel him.
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Using 'expel' suggests an official, formal decision, not an informal or personal one. SlideThe committee voted to expel the member for violating the rules.
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When someone is expelled, it's often permanent and not just a suspension. SlideShe was expelled and wasn't allowed to return.