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migrant

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of migrant

  1. having a way of life that involves moving from one region to another typically on a seasonal basis <migrant laborers living in substandard housing> Synonyms migratory, mobileRelated Words errant, fugitive, itinerant, nomadic, peregrine, peripatetic, ranging, roaming, roving, tramp, traveling (or travelling), vagabond, vagrant, wandering, wayfaring; ambulant, ambulatory, drifting, fiddle-footed, footloose, gadabout, gallivanting (also galavanting), meandering, rambling, sauntering, strolling, traipsing, walkingNear Antonyms immobile, stationary; established, fast, fixed, rooted, sedentary, set, settledAntonyms nonmigrant, nonmigrating, nonmigratory, resident




migrant

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of migrant

  1. one that leaves one place to settle in another <the city will have to expand and upgrade its social services in order to handle the latest influx of migrants> Synonyms émigré (also emigré), immigrant, incomer [chiefly British], in-migrant, emigrant, out-migrant, settlerRelated Words defector, deportee, evacuee, exile, expatriate, refugee, relocatee, repatriate; alien, foreigner, illegal, noncitizen, nonnative; colonist, newcomer, squatter; migrator, pilgrim, pioneer, trekkerNear Antonyms aborigine, native; citizen, habitant, inhabitant, national, residentAntonyms nonimmigrant




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