verb (used with object), dis·lodged, dis·lodg·ing.
verb (used without object), dis·lodged, dis·lodg·ing.
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Origin of dislodge
OTHER WORDS FROM dislodgedis·lodg·ment; especially British, dis·lodge·ment, nounun·dis·lodged, adjective
Words nearby dislodge
Example sentences from the Web for dislodge
No amount of student outrage or protest could dislodge him from this position.
Shakor, the Taliban commander, admitted those paramilitaries would be tough to dislodge.Pakistan’s Deal With the Devil And The Taliban Shadow Surge|Jacob Siegel|April 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The longer people think that Romney is acceptable, the harder it will be to dislodge the idea.Michael Tomasky on How Obama Needs to Make Mitt Unacceptable Again|Michael Tomasky|October 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But for all the advantages Assad has handed to them, they cannot dislodge his second-string units from the city.Syria: Would a No-Fly Zone Help the Rebels Oust Assad?|Barak Barfi|September 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Paramedics had to remove several ribs to dislodge the sword, which pierced his chest and was left sticking out of his back.Golden Dawn’s Violent War Against Immigrants in Greece|Barbie Latza Nadeau|June 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The fighting was of a most desperate character, the assailants finding it nearly impossible to master or dislodge the foe.Great Events in the History of North and South America|Charles A. Goodrich
In his experience he had found that all instruments will occasionally fail to dislodge the deposit.
This, when it can be conveniently applied, will be certain either to dislodge or to kill them.Insect Architecture|James Rennie
When I propose to dislodge her in view of certain experiments, I find some difficulty in doing so.The Life of the Spider|J. Henri Fabre
Several shells were also fired into it to dislodge the enemy, but the guns were too small to effect a breach.The Egyptian campaigns, 1882 to 1885|Charles Royle