Relocate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌriːˈloʊkeɪt|  American pronunciation of the word relocate
Brit.  |riːlə(ʊ)ˈkeɪt|  British pronunciation of the word relocate

verb

- become established in a new location

Our company relocated to the Midwest

- move or establish in a new location

We had to relocate the office because the rent was too high

Examples

A lot of firms are relocating to the North of England.

The residents were relocated to temporary accommodation while the work was being done.

He relocated to Los Angeles for his new job.

How can we convince more businesses to relocate to this city?

The company decided to relocate its headquarters.

Our company relocated to the Midwest

We had to relocate the office because the rent was too high

Their decision to relocate the company was a major misstep.

Employees who refuse to relocate are in breach of contract.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: relocate
he/she/it: relocates
present participle: relocating
past tense: relocated
past participle: relocated
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