Simple Definition of migrant
: a person who goes from one place to another especially to find work
: a bird or animal that moves from one area to another at different times of the year
Full Definition of migrant
: one that migrates: as a : a person who moves regularly in order to find work especially in harvesting crops b : an animal that shifts from one habitat to another
Examples of migrant in a sentence
migrants in search of work on farms
Not all birds are migrants.
Origin and Etymology of migrant
Latin migrant-, migrans, present participle of migrare
First Known Use: 1760
MIGRANT Defined for Kids
Definition of migrant for Students
: a person or animal that migrates
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