Millions of refugees who were displaced by the war.
A ship displaces a certain amount of water, factory workers that have been displaced by machines.
An example of displace is to have a terrible storm cause flooding that makes people need to move to different homes.
An example of displace is to take a trophy off of its place on the mantle.
An example of displace is to hire a new sports director before letting the original director go.
A boat that displaces 1,000 cubic meters of water.
When coal displaced wood as the dominant energy source.
Origin of displace
- From Middle French desplacer (French: déplacer).