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  1. displace: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. displace: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. displace: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. displace: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. displace: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. displace: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Displace, displace: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. displace: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. displace: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. displace: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. displace: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. displace: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. displace: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. displace: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. displace: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. displace: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Displace: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Displace: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. displace: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. displace: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. displace: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. displace: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. displace: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. displace: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. displace: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. displace: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. displace: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. displace: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. displace: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. displace: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. DISPLACE: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (displace)

verb:  move (people) forcibly from their homeland into a new and foreign environment
verb:  force to move ("The refugees were displaced by the war")
verb:  take the place of
verb:  put out of its usual place, position, or relationship ("The colonists displaced the natives")
verb:  remove or force from a position of dwelling previously occupied
verb:  cause to move, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

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Words similar to displace:   uproot, bump, deracinate, dislocate, dislodge, displaceable, displaced, displacing, move, force out, supplant, more...

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