Definitions for immigrantˈɪm ɪ grənt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
im•mi•grantˈɪm ɪ grənt(n.)
a person who migrates to another country, usu. for permanent residence.
an organism found in a new habitat.
(adj.)of or pertaining to immigrants and immigration:
a department for immigrant affairs.
Origin of immigrant:
1780–90, Amer.; < L
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in order to settle there
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
immigrant(noun)ˈɪm ɪ grənt
sb who living in a country that is not their own
illegal immigrants; immigrant workers
A person who comes to a country from another country in order to permanently settle in the new country.
A plant or animal that establishes itself in an area where it previously did not exist.
Of or relating to immigrants or the act of immigrating.
one who immigrates; one who comes to a country for the purpose of permanent residence; -- correlative of emigrant
Translations for immigrant
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(a person) who has come into a foreign country to live there permanently, not as a tourist or visitor
The eastern part of the city is inhabited by immigrants; the immigrant population.
- imigrantePortuguese (BR)
- der Einwanderer/die EinwanderinGerman
- immigrant; indvandrer; indvandrer-Danish
- imigrants, ieceļotājsLatvian
- ليږديدونكى كوچىPashto
- prisťahovalec; prisťahovaleckýSlovak
- immigrant, invandrareSwedish
- 移民Chinese (Trad.)
- іммігрант; іммігрантськийUkrainian
- nhập cưVietnamese
- 移民Chinese (Simp.)
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