Simple Definition of repatriate
: to return (someone) to his or her own country
business : to send (money) back to your own country
Examples of repatriate in a sentence
Countries are required to repatriate prisoners of war when conflict has ended.
Origin and Etymology of repatriate
Late Latin repatriatus, past participle of repatriare to go home again — more at repair
First Known Use: 1611
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