Main entry: rout, rout out, expel
Definition: cause to flee
Usage: rout out the fighters from their caves
Main entry: rouse, rout out, drive out, force out
Definition: force or drive out
Usage: The police routed them out of bed at 2 A.M.
Main entry: rout out, rout up
Definition: get or find by searching
Usage: What did you rout out in the library?