Examples of migrant in a Sentence
migrants in search of work on farms
Not all birds are migrants.
Recent Examples of migrant from the Web
Hundreds of protesters fighting against the separation of migrant families marched through Boston on a sweltering Saturday afternoon to a county jail that houses undocumented immigrants.
Thousands of people across the globe protested on Saturday to demand that the Trump administration reunite families and stop detaining and jailing migrants without due process.
What’s more, the U.N.’s Palermo Convention, to which Guatemala is a signatory, and the Guatemalan migration code protect migrants who are victims of fraud while entering, staying in or leaving a country.
Indeed, the Justice Department is reportedly considering a new regulation which would block most Central American migrants from being able to win asylum in the first place.
One is the need to stem the flow of refugees who, along with other migrants, have fuelled populism in Europe.
Catalonia especially benefitted, attracting international tourists and migrants from elsewhere in Spain looking for work in the machinery, textiles, automotive or petrochemical industries.
On Monday, Defense Secretary James Mattis identified two Texas military bases as the sites where migrants will be held: Fort Bliss and Goodfellow Air Force Base.
Jose Villahoz, head of the local NGO Algeciras Acoge, said the EU shouldn't be looking for ways to deprive migrants of their freedom.
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MIGRANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of migrant for English Language Learners
: 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
MIGRANT Defined for Kids
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