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migrant

adjective

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having a way of life that involves moving from one region to another typically on a seasonal basis
  • migrant laborers picking fruit in an orchard

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migrant

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of migrant (Entry 2 of 2)

one that leaves one place to settle in another
  • we traced our family history back to migrants who came to this country seeking a better life for themselves

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The first known use of migrant was in 1672

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“Migrant.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/migrant. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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