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
The United Nations says 615 migrants have died crossing the Mediterranean so far this year.
Tens of thousands of people have surged across the border into Canada from the United States to claim asylum in the past year as the Trump administration’s policies on migrants caused worry among asylum seekers and anti-migrant sentiment rose.
That leaves space for Lega and M5S to compromise on the topic; indeed, the government program released by the two parties this week calls for 500,000 migrants to be deported.
But does someone who wants to save desperate migrants urinate on their meager belongings?
The next day, there were 50 migrants — more than in the past, but less than expected these days.
Some have also opened their doors to rich Chinese migrants by giving them permanent residency, at a price.
But many migrants who die in Texas still go unidentified today.
From the toe of Texas to the Pacific Ocean, Border Patrol last year apprehended 303,916 migrants crossing unlawfully into the United States from Mexico, the smallest number since 1971, according to the agency’s official statistics.
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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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