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Forced MovementPlay
Displace implies someone or something is being moved against their will. SlideThe dam project will displace many communities.
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Negative ConnotationPlay
'Displace' usually suggests hardship or inconvenience for those affected. SlideNatural disasters often displace thousands of people.
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Not Always PhysicalPlay
Displacement can refer to psychological or social status, not just physical location. SlideTechnological advancements can displace older generations from the workforce.