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Synonyms for immigrant

one who emigrates

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a person who comes to a country where they were not born in order to settle there

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I knew this must be the immigrant family the conductor had told us about.
The immigrants rumbled off into the empty darkness, and we followed them.
As they did not mix with the immigrant women--Miss Jessie's good-natured intrusion into one of their half-nomadic camps one day having been met with rudeness and suspicion--they gradually fell into the way of trusting the responsibility of new acquaintances to the hands of their original hosts, and of consulting them in the matter of local recreation.
Certainly many of the immigrants were rather dull, and Lucy realized this more vividly since her return from Italy.
French Indo-China had been overrun, filled up, by Chinese immigrants.
If it can be shown to be almost invariably the case, that a region, of which most of its inhabitants are closely related to, or belong to the same genera with the species of a second region, has probably received at some former period immigrants from this other region, my theory will be strengthened; for we can clearly understand, on the principle of modification, why the inhabitants of a region should be related to those of another region, whence it has been stocked.
Hence it would appear probable, that the same causes which here make the immigrants of some peculiar species smaller, make most of the peculiar Galapageian species also smaller, as well as very generally more dusky coloured.
to the beginning of the fifth, the island was a Roman province, with Latin as the language of the ruling class of Roman immigrants, who introduced Roman civilization and later on Christianity, to the Britons of the towns and plains.
This was evidently no ordinary party of immigrants, but rather some nomad people who had been compelled from stress of circumstances to seek themselves a new country.
10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Low levels of education - not legal status - are the main reason immigrant welfare use is high, according to a new report by the Center for Immigration Studies.
Some 140 new immigrants from Russia and Ukraine arrived at Ben Gurion International Airport organized by The Jewish Agency for Israel and the Ministry of Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption.
They are what I call the bonus catch,'' said Angelica Salas, executive director of Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles.
It's rough for an immigrant girl," she says, "because I speak Spanish, because of my color.