verb \(ˌ)rē-ˈhaz\

: to give (a person or animal) a different and usually better place to live

Full Definition of REHOUSE

transitive verb
:  to house again or anew; especially :  to establish in a new or different housing unit of a better quality

Examples of REHOUSE

  1. The organization is working to rehouse families who were displaced in the fire.

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