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immigrant

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noun im·mi·grant \ˈi-mə-grənt\

Simple Definition of immigrant

  • : a person who comes to a country to live there

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of immigrant

  1. :  one that immigrates: as a :  a person who comes to a country to take up permanent residence b :  a plant or animal that becomes established in an area where it was previously unknown

immigrant

adjective

Examples of immigrant in a sentence

  1. Millions of immigrants came to America from Europe in the 19th century.

  2. The city has a large immigrant population.



1789

First Known Use of immigrant

1789



IMMIGRANT Defined for Kids

immigrant

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noun im·mi·grant \ˈi-mi-grənt\

Definition of immigrant for Students

  1. :  a person who comes to a country to live there





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