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  • verb Present participle of rehome.

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Examples

  • It's all to do with context: pet - rescue charity furryfriendsrescue. co.uk recently "rehomed" 3,000 mice after things got out of control with two pet mice in a cage, but I doubt that they would want to hear about non-pet infestations.

    Can I catch mice and be green?

  • The dog, an approximately six-month-old black male, was sold to someone who gave it back, which technically makes him a "rehomed" dog.

    Gayired.com - Gay OnLine Community for Entertainment and Daily News

  • FlexPetz - currently in New York, Los Angeles and London - pairs dog lovers whose lifestyle restrictions have them on a short leash with rescued and "rehomed" pooches for "Daily Doggy Time."

    Hub Politics

  • FlexPetz - currently in New York, Los Angeles and London - pairs dog lovers whose lifestyle restrictions have them on a short leash with rescued and "rehomed" pooches for "Daily Doggy Time."

    Hub Politics

  • After a frightening brush with traffic, Ayume rehomed her with Suzo and bought a parakeet.

    Arasoi Chuugi

  • Consider that this PWD is being rehomed; the people who originally bought him decided to give him up, and now he's going to his forever home.

    Bo, the Portuguese water dog.

  • "More than 600 battery hens which could have faced a trip to the slaughterhouse have been rehomed."

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • "More than 600 battery hens which could have faced a trip to the slaughterhouse have been rehomed."

    Battery Hens - as pets?

  • The tiny bottle will be rehomed in my drawers to eke out the last of the fragrance and I long to buy some more.

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  • We adopted goldfish, and disastrously, two house rabbits, who chewed through every wire and gnawed all the furniture in the flat, before being rehomed.

    Archive 2006-05-01

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