from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To remove or force out from a position or dwelling previously occupied.
- intransitive v. To move or go from a dwelling or former position.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To remove or force out from a position or dwelling previously occupied.
- v. To move or go from a dwelling or former position.
- v. To force out of a secure or settled position.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To drive from a lodge or place of rest; to remove from a place of quiet or repose.
- transitive v. To drive out from a place of hiding or defense.
- intransitive v. To go from a place of rest.
- n. Dwelling apart; separation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To remove or drive from a lodgment or resting-place; displace from a normal or a chosen position or habitation: as, to dislodge a stone from a cliff; to dislodge an army or the occupants of a house.
- To go from a place of lodgment, abode, or rest.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. change place or direction
- v. remove or force out from a position
- v. remove or force from a position of dwelling previously occupied
Middle English disloggen, from Old French deslogier : des-, dis- + logier, to lodge (from loge, shed, of Germanic origin).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Old French desloger, cognates include French déloger. (Wiktionary)