displace  

  • Pronunciation of displace: D IH0 S P L EY1 S (dɪs'pleɪs)

  • Number of syllables of displace: 2

  • Pronunciation Video of displace

  • Definition of displace

    • (v): put out of its usual place, position, or relationship; "The colonists displaced the natives"  
    • (v): remove or force from a position of dwelling previously occupied; "The new employee dislodged her by moving into her office space"  
    • (v): cause to move, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense; "Move those boxes into the corner, please"; "I''m moving my money to another bank"; "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"  
    • (v): force to move; "the refugees were displaced by the war"  
    • (v): take the place of  
    • (v): move (people) forcibly from their homeland into a new and foreign environment; "The war uprooted many people"  
  • Examples of displace

    • Then you will be able to displace the usurious money lender.  
    • They were not supposed to displace the ones with the article.  
    • The number of features to displace.  
    • The ship was designed to displace.  
    • The complex is treated to displace the styrene from the complex.  
    • Disclosure may also displace the problem.  
    • Faults cut across and displace the rock layers.  
    • The gametocytes may distort the cell or displace the nucleus.  
    • Then you will be able to displace the usurious money lender.  
    • The stem moves within the well to displace mercury through the capillary.  

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