"evict" in the verb sense
expel or eject without recourse to legal process
"The landlord wanted to evict the tenants so he banged on the pipes every morning at 3 a.m."
2. evict, force out
expel from one's property or force to move out by a legal process
"The landlord evicted the tenants after they had not paid the rent for four months"
Source: WordNet® (An amazing lexical database of English)
Princeton University "About WordNet®."
WordNet®. Princeton University. 2010.
View WordNet® License