Definition of outplace in English:

outplace

verb

  • 1with object To displace, oust.

  • 2with object Originally US. To assist (a redundant employee) in finding new employment, especially through an outplacement service. Hence (euphemism): to discharge through redundancy.

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From out- + place.

Pronunciation

outplace

/ˌaʊtˈpleɪs/