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
Although barred from interacting with migrants, troops could theoretically be part of joint patrols with Border Patrol officers that could carry risk.
Though barred from interacting with migrants, troops could theoretically be part of joint patrols with Border Patrol officers that could carry risk.
After the influx of Haitian migrants, former President Barack Obama decided to begin deportations to Haiti, which had been paused since the earthquake hit.
Eschewing facts and figures in favor of a more sensory approach, the film approximates the feel of Mexico's hottest landscape as experienced by migrants making their way toward the U.S. border.
Italy’s election campaign took a violent turn on Feb. 3, when an Italian man in the central town of Macerata opened fire on African migrants, wounding six of them.
How does a relatively small group of New World migrants, barricaded by a challenging climate with no access to fresh genetic material, evolve such a deep bank of differences from their east Asian ancestors?
Some migrants came with tourist visas and stayed on.
Europe, meanwhile, increasingly sees Libya’s southern border as its front line in stemming the flow of migrants.
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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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