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Meaning of REPATRIATE

Pronunciation:  [n]ree'peytreeit, [v]ree'peytree`eyt, ree'patree`eyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a person who has returned to the country of origin or whose citizenship has been restored
  2. [v]  admit back into the country
  3. [v]  send someone back to his homeland against his will, as of refugees
 

REPATRIATE is a 10 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Antonyms: deport, exile, expatriate
 
 See Also: admit, allow in, citizen, deliver, extradite, intromit, let in, surrender

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Re*pa"tri*ate\ (r?-p?"tr?-?t), v. t. [L. repatriare.
See 1st {Repair}.]
To restore to one's own country.

 

 

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