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expugn


expugn


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Expugn  \Ex*pugn"\  ([e^]ks*p[=u]n"),  v.  t.  [L.  expugnare  ex  out 
  +  pugnare  to  fight,  pugna  fight.  Cf  {Impugn}.] 
  To  take  by  assault;  to  storm;  to  overcome;  to  vanquish;  as 
  to  expugn  cities;  to  expugn  a  person  by  arguments.