Definition of rehome verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

rehome

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈhəʊm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈhoʊm//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they rehome
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈhəʊm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈhoʊm//
 
he / she / it rehomes
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈhəʊmz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈhoʊmz//
 
past simple rehomed
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈhəʊmd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈhoʊmd//
 
past participle rehomed
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈhəʊmd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈhoʊmd//
 
-ing form rehoming
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈhəʊmɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈhoʊmɪŋ//
 
 
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rehome something to find a new owner for a pet, especially a dog or cat, usually after caring for it for a time The organization rescues stray dogs and rehomes them. We had to rehome the cat.
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