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dislodge


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dislodge  \Dis*lodge"\,  v.  i. 
  To  go  from  a  place  of  rest.  [R.] 
 
  Where  Light  and  Darkness  in  perpetual  round  Lodge  and 
  dislodge  by  turns.  --Milton. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dislodge  \Dis*lodge"\,  n. 
  Dwelling  apart;  separation.  [R.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dislodge  \Dis*lodge"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Dislodged};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Dislodging}.]  [OF.  deslogier  F.  d['e]loger;  pref. 
  des-  (L.  dis-)  +  OF  logier,  F.  loger.  See  {Lodge}.] 
  1.  To  drive  from  a  lodge  or  place  of  rest;  to  remove  from  a 
  place  of  quiet  or  repose;  as  shells  resting  in  the  sea  at 
  a  considerate  depth  are  not  dislodged  by  storms. 
 
  2.  To  drive  out  from  a  place  of  hiding  or  defense;  as  to 
  dislodge  a  deer,  or  an  enemy. 
 
  The  Volscians  are  dislodg'd.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dislodge 
  v  1:  remove  or  force  out  from  a  position;  "The  dentist  dislodged 
  the  piece  of  food  that  had  been  stuck  under  my  gums"; 
  "He  finally  could  free  the  legs  of  the  earthquake  victim 
  who  was  buried  in  the  rubble"  [syn:  {free}]  [ant:  {lodge}] 
  2:  change  place  or  direction;  "Shift  one's  position"  [syn:  {shift}, 
  {reposition}] 
  3:  remove  or  force  from  a  position  of  dwelling  previously 
  occupied;  "The  new  employee  dislodged  her  by  moving  into 
  her  office  space"  [syn:  {displace},  {bump}] 




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