Synonyms of colonist
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immigrantAn immigrant is a person who has come to live in a country from some other country. Compare emigrant.
• an illegal immigrant
pioneerPioneers are people who leave their own country or the place where they were living, and go and live in a place that has not been lived in before.
• abandoned settlements of early European pioneers
settlerSettlers are people who go to live in a new country.
• settlers from the Volga region
Thesaurus for colonist from the Collins English Thesaurus