Share this entry

repat Line breaks: repat
Pronunciation: /ˈriːpat/
/riːˈpat/

Definition of repat in English:

noun

British informal , dated
A person who has been repatriated.

Origin

1940s: abbreviation.

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources