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immigrant

noun

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one that leaves one place to settle in another
  • America was founded by immigrants and they have been its lifeblood ever since

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immigrant

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of immigrant (Entry 2 of 2)

as in expatriate

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The first known use of immigrant was in 1789

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“Immigrant.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/immigrant. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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