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
Voter Anger Five Star is exploiting voter anger at Sicily’s rulers, economic decline, and migrants from across the Mediterranean.
Europe has a problem with migrants, and only the far right is selling a solution to it.
Catalonia’s wealth has historically attracted migrants from the rest of the country.
Khan said refugees and other migrants often need primary care doctors to educate them about preventative care that can extend their life spans.
Germany in particular is coping with the arrival of more than 1 million refugees and other new migrants, with tension with Russia since Moscow's incursions into Ukraine, and with doubt about Europe's future since Britain voted to quit the EU.
For example, Accenture and Microsoft are building blockchain tools that will help migrants and refugees access school and medical records.
But among the same voters, 68 percent said child migrants brought illegally who have been here 10 years and have graduated high school should be allowed to stay in the country.
The higher dollar inflows from migrants and lower oil prices have helped the country’s currency, the quetzal, gain 3.2 percent this year versus the dollar, the best performance among major currencies in the region.
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Origin and Etymology of migrant
First Known Use: 1672See Words from the same year
Synonymsémigré (also emigré), immigrant, incomer [chiefly British], in-migrant, emigrant, out-migrant, settler
Related Wordsdefector, deportee, evacuee, exile, expatriate, refugee, relocatee, repatriate; alien, foreigner, illegal, noncitizen, nonnative; colonist, newcomer, squatter; migrator, pilgrim, pioneer, trekker
Near Antonymsaborigine, native; citizen, habitant, inhabitant, national, resident
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