Definition of relocate in English:


Syllabification: re·lo·cate
Pronunciation: /rēˈlōˌkāt
, ˌrēlōˈkāt/


[no object]
Move to a new place and establish one’s home or business there: if you are relocating here from another state [with object]: distribution staff will be relocated to Holland
More example sentences
  • That said, the band will be making its big move when they relocate to Toronto for the summer.
  • Just because major businesses have relocated to Sandton does not mean that the inner city no longer exists.
  • If we don't, companies hardest hit by the downturn may go out of business or relocate out of Singapore.
move, migrate;
pull up stakes (and go)



Pronunciation: /ˌrēlōˈkāSHən/
More example sentences
  • All this interest could convert into high-profile relocations and create many new jobs.
  • She said the relocation coincided with other changes in the company.
  • Business relocations can transfer critical human capital and other forms of wealth from one location to another.

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