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Engelsk verb: displace

1. displace (om bevegelse) cause to move, usually with force or pressure


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe refugees were displaced by the war.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdisplace, move


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbump, crowd out, deracinate, dislocate, dislodge, evacuate, force out, transfer, transplant, uproot

2. displace (om adferd) take the place of or have precedence over


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLive broadcast of the presidential debate preempts the regular news hour.
Discussion of the emergency situation will preempt the lecture by the professor.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)preempt


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkreplace, supercede, supersede, supervene upon, supplant

3. displace (om adferd) terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe boss fired his secretary today.
The company terminated 25% of its workers.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)can, dismiss, fire, force out, give notice, give the axe, give the sack, sack, send away, terminate


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkremove


Mere spesifikke uttrykkclean out, dismiss, drop, furlough, lay off, pension off, retire, send away, send packing, squeeze out


Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)hire, employ, engage

4. displace (om bevegelse) cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMove those boxes into the corner, please.
I'm moving my money to another bank.
The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)move


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mere spesifikke uttrykkadvance, agitate, beat, blow, bowl over, brandish, bring down, bring forward, bring outside, bring up, bump around, carry, center, centre, change hands, change owners, channel, channelise, channelize, chase away, circulate, circulate, circulate, commove, crowd, dandle, depress, deracinate, direct, disarrange, disgorge, dislocate, dislodge, dispel, displace, distribute, disturb, disunite, divide, drag, draw, draw, drive, drive away, drive off, drive out, drive out, drop, elevate, engage, expel, exteriorize, extirpate, flap, flick, flourish, fluctuate, force, force, force, force out, funnel, get down, get up, glide, herd, hit, hustle, impel, jar, kick out, knock over, lateralize, launch, lay, let down, lift, lift, lift, lock, lower, luxate, mesh, mobilise, mobilize, operate, overturn, part, pass around, pass on, place, place, play, pose, position, post, pour, press down, propel, pull, pull, pulse, pump, push, put, race, raise, raise, raise up, rake, relocate, reposition, revolve, riffle, rock, roll, roll, root out, rouse, rout out, ruffle, run, run off, rush, saltate, scan, send, send, send, separate, set, set in motion, shake up, shake up, shed, shift, shift, ship, singsong, sink, slide, sling, slip, slip, slop, spill, spill, splatter, splay, squeeze, station, stir, stir up, strike, sway, swing, take back, take down, throw out, tip over, transfer, transfer, transfer, translate, translate, transmit, transport, transport, transport, transport, tug, tump over, turn, turn, turn, turn back, turn over, turn over, twine, unroll, unseat, unwind, uproot, upset, upstage, vex, wash, wave, wedge, whistle, whoosh, wind, wind off, woosh, work, work, wrap


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Utsagnsord med lignende betydninggo, locomote, move, travel









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