- to remove or force out of a particular place: to dislodge a stone with one's foot.
- to drive out of a hiding place, a military position, etc.
- to go from a place of lodgment.
Origin of dislodge
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Related Words for dislodgementexpulsion, ouster, dispossession, ejection, removal, rush, clearance, bounce, dislodgement, boot
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Historical Examples of dislodgement
- to remove from or leave a lodging place, hiding place, or previously fixed position
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