relocate Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Definition of “relocate” - English Dictionary

"relocate" in American English

See all translations

relocateverb [I/T]

 us   /riˈloʊ·keɪt, ˌri·loʊˈkeɪt/
to move to a new ​place: [I] The ​company will relocate, but a new ​home has not been ​chosenyet.
relocation
noun [C/U]  /ˌriˌloʊˈkeɪ·ʃən/
Bigcontracts make the relocation of those ​playersunlikely.
(Definition of relocate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"relocate" in British English

See all translations

relocateverb [I or T]

uk   /ˌriː.ləʊˈkeɪt/  us   /-ˈloʊ.keɪt/
C1 to (​cause a ​person or ​company to) ​move to a new ​place: The ​couple relocated to Florida. My ​company relocated me to Paris.
relocation
noun [U] uk   /ˌriː.ləʊˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /-ˈloʊ.keɪ-/
relocation ​costs
(Definition of relocate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"relocate" in Business English

See all translations

relocateverb [I or T]

uk   /ˌriːləʊˈkeɪt/  us   /riːˈləʊkeɪt/
HR, WORKPLACE to ​move to a different ​place to ​work, or to be ​moved to a different ​place to ​work: Many ​businesses in the ​region have ​closed or relocated abroad.relocate (sb/sth) to/from/in somewhere The ​company is ​seeking to relocate to the Pier 98 Annex. Most ​production has been relocated to Hungary, Tunisia, and China.relocate employees/staff/production It is rare to ​findagreedcontractualterms that give ​employers unrestricted ​rights to relocate ​employees.
(Definition of relocate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of relocate?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

hipster

someone who is very influenced by the most recent ideas and fashions

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More