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displace
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
displace /dis'pitiəs/
  • ngoại động từ
    • đổi chỗ, dời chỗ, chuyển chỗ
    • thải ra, cách chức (một công chức...)
    • chiếm chỗ, hất ra khỏi chỗ
    • thay thế
Concise Dictionary
displaces|displaced|displacingdɪs'pleɪs
verb
+take the place of
+force to move
+move (people) forcibly from their homeland into a new and foreign environment
+take the place of or have precedence over
+cause to move, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
+remove or force from a position of dwelling previously occupied
+put out of its usual place, position, or relationship

Thesaurus Dictionary
v.
1 move, transfer, shift, relocate, dislocate, misplace, disturb, disarrange, disorder, unsettle:
The entire population of the village was displaced when the dam was built.
2 expel, unseat, eject, evict, exile, banish, depose, remove, oust, dismiss, discharge, cashier, Colloq fire, kick or throw out, Brit sack:
The voters displaced the corrupt council.
3 take the place of, supplant, replace, supersede, succeed:
Watching television has displaced reading in many modern homes.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ verb [VN] [often passive]
1 to take the place of sb/sth: Gradually factory workers have been displaced by machines. + (technical) The ship displaces 58 000 tonnes (= as a way of measuring of its size).
2 to force people to move away from their home to another place: Around 10 000 people have been displaced by the fighting.
3 to move sth from its usual position: Check for roof tiles that have been displaced by the wind.
4 (especially AmE) to remove sb from a job or position: The nation's displaced workers are not receiving enough help with job-seeking.


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