repatriate - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/ˌriːˈpætrieɪt/
present tense
I/you/we/theyrepatriate
he/she/itrepatriates
present participlerepatriating
past tenserepatriated
past participlerepatriated
  1. 1
    to send someone back to the country that is legally their own
  2. 2
    to send money that you earn in a foreign country back to your own country

derived word

repatriation

 

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/riːˌpætriˈeɪʃ(ə)n/
noun [uncountable]