Definitions for repatriateriˈpeɪ triˌeɪt; -ɪt; esp. Brit. -ˈpæ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. repatriate(verb)

    a person who has returned to the country of origin or whose citizenship has been restored

  2. repatriate(verb)

    send someone back to his homeland against his will, as of refugees

  3. repatriate(verb)

    admit back into the country

Wiktionary

  1. repatriate(Noun)

    a person who has returned to the country of origin or whose citizenship has been restored.

  2. repatriate(Verb)

    To restore (a person) to his or her own country.

  3. Origin: repatriare. Cognate to repair.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Repatriate(verb)

    to restore to one's own country

  2. Origin: [L. repatriare. See 1st Repair.]

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. repatriate

    A person who returns to his or her country or citizenship, having left said native country either against his or her will, or as one of a group who left for reason of politics, religion, or other pertinent reasons.


Translations for repatriate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • επαναπατρίζω, επαναπατρισμένοςGreek
  • repatriarSpanish
  • [[palauttaa]] [[kotimaahan]], kotiuttaaFinnish
  • репатриировать, репатриантка, репатриантRussian
  • skicka tillbaka, repatrieraSwedish

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