Webster 1913 Edition
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
place: cf. F.
To change the place of; to remove from the usual or proper place; to put out of place; to place in another situation;
as, the books in the library are all.
To crowd out; to take the place of.
displacedPortugal as the mistress of those seas.
To remove from a state, office, dignity, or employment; to discharge; to depose;
displacean officer of the revenue
To dislodge; to drive away; to banish.
Syn. – To disarrange; derange; dismiss; discard.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.To put out of the usual or proper place; to remove from its place; as, the books in the library are all displaced.
2.To remove from any state, condition, office or dignity; as, to displace an officer of the revenue.
You have displaced the mirth.