Dislodge meaning

dĭs-lŏj
To remove or force out from a position or dwelling previously occupied.
verb
2
1
To remove or force out from a position or dwelling previously occupied.
verb
2
1
To move or go from a dwelling or former position.
verb
1
2
To force from a position or place where lodged, hiding, etc.; drive out.
verb
1
2
To leave a lodging place.
verb
1
2
Advertisement
(intransitive) To move or go from a dwelling or former position.
verb
0
0
(figuratively) To force out of a secure or settled position.
verb
0
0

Origin of dislodge

  • Middle English disloggen from Old French deslogier des- dis- logier to lodge (from loge shed) (of Germanic origin)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French desloger, cognates include French déloger.

    From Wiktionary