1. cause to move, usually with force or pressure

- the refugees were displaced by the war

Definition categories: motion, displace, move

2. take the place of or have precedence over

Similar word(s): preempt

Definition categories: social, replace, supersede, supplant

3. terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position

Similar word(s): can, dismiss, fire, sack, terminate

Definition categories: social, remove

4. cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

Similar word(s): move

Definition categories: motion