HyperDic: dislodge

English > 3 senses of the word dislodge:
VERBcontactdislodge, freeremove or force out from a position
motiondislodge, shift, repositionchange place or direction
contactdislodge, bumpremove or force from a position of dwelling previously occupied
dislodge > pronunciation
Soundsdihslaa'jh
Rhymescounterespionage ... raj: 8 rhymes with aajh...
English > dislodge: 3 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningRemove or force out from a position.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Example"The dentist dislodged the piece of food that had been stuck under my gums"
Synonymfree
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Oppositelodge, wedge, stick, depositPut, fix, force, or implant
Spanishdesalojar
English > dislodge: 3 senses > verb 2, motion
Meaningchange place or direction.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymsshift, reposition
Narrowerbeat downdislodge from a position
Broadermove, displaceCause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
Spanishdesplazar, resituar
English > dislodge: 3 senses > verb 3, contact
MeaningRemove or force from a position of dwelling previously occupied.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Example"The new employee dislodged her by moving into her office space"
Synonymbump
NarrowerthrowCause to fall off
BroaderdisplaceCause to move, usually with force or pressure
Spanishdesalojar, desplazar, sacar
Nounsdislodgementforced removal from a position of advantage

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