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Definition of dislodge verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they dislodge
    he / she / it dislodges
    past simple dislodged
    -ing form dislodging
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  1. 1dislodge something (from something) to force or knock something out of its position The wind dislodged one or two tiles from the roof.
  2. 2dislodge somebody (from something) to force someone to leave a place, position, or job The rebels have so far failed to dislodge the president.
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