Definitions for relocateriˈloʊ keɪt, ˌri loʊˈkeɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

re•lo•cateriˈloʊ keɪt, ˌri loʊˈkeɪt(v.)-cat•ed, -cat•ing.

  1. (v.t.)to move to a different location.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. (v.i.)to change one's residence or place of business; move.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of relocate:

1825–35, Amer.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. relocate(verb)

    become established in a new location

    "Our company relocated to the Midwest"

  2. relocate(verb)

    move or establish in a new location

    "We had to relocate the office because the rent was too high"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. relocate(verb)ˈloʊ keɪt, ˌri loʊˈkeɪt

    to move or make sb move to a different place

    We're relocating our headquarters to New York.; If I get the job, my family will have to relocate.; a relocation agency


  1. relocate(Verb)

    to move (something) from one place to another.

    We had to relocate the magazine rack because we bruised our shins on it too frequently when it was near the door.

  2. relocate(Verb)

    to change one's domicile or place of business.

    Alfred relocated to Colorado Springs to take advantage of the boom in the defense industry.

  3. Origin: from re- + locate

Webster Dictionary

  1. Relocate(verb)

    to locate again


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