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expatriates

noun
plural of expatriate

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a person forced to emigrate for political reasons
  • while in exile, the deposed king was accompanied by a small band of loyal expatriates

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expatriates

verb
present tense third-person singular of expatriate

Synonyms & Antonyms of expatriates (Entry 2 of 2)

to force to leave a country
  • members of the deposed dictator's once-feared political party were expatriated as well

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“Expatriates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/expatriates. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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