Definition of 'immigrant'
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There are no immigrants where they live. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is also central to illegal immigration and to the exploitation of both legal and illegal immigrants. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What about nuclear test veterans denied legal aid to fight their cases while illegal immigrants and convicted criminals succeed? The Sun (2016)Four men who tried to smuggle illegal immigrants in vans were jailed by Maidstone crown court. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Two people smugglers whose boat ran out of fuel with 14 illegal immigrants on board have been jailed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)NINE suspected illegal immigrants were found hidden in the back of a lorry at a business park. The Sun (2016)Officials have not been following up details such as addresses to track down illegal immigrants, it was alleged. Times, Sunday Times (2016)An illegal immigrant whose body was dumped on a golf course may have been electrocuted while working at a cannabis farm run by a criminal gang. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I am a legal immigrant to this country from the Netherlands. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Many illegal immigrants would also want to convert to legal status as it would provide an opportunity to find better jobs and be more secure. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Think about all the churches in neighborhoods where immigrants live. Christianity Today (2000)Immigrants want our country to work as much as anyone else. The Sun (2015)Many of the loudest voices now calling for a halt to immigration come from immigrants themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The fact that immigrants choose to live and work in Britain should be a cause for national pride. Times, Sunday Times (2010)How many immigrants are being settled in Vatican City? The Sun (2015)He admits to not knowing how many immigrants live in the country legally. The Sun (2007)It was human nature for immigrants to settle near relatives or friends who had arrived before them, just as Mir had done. KANDAHAR COCKNEY: A Tale of Two Worlds (2004)Given the special status of asylum seekers, they constitute a small percentage of net migration, compared with immigrants seeking to settle here. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I married a European, an immigrant. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'immigrant'
British English: immigrant /ˈɪmɪɡrənt/ NOUN
An immigrant is a person who has come to live in a country from another country.
- American English: immigrant
- Arabic: مُهَاجِرٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: imigrante
- Chinese: 侨民
- Croatian: imigrant
- Czech: imigrant
- Danish: immigrant
- Dutch: immigrant
- European Spanish: inmigrante
- Finnish: maahanmuuttaja
- French: immigré
- German: Immigrant
- Greek: μετανάστης
- Italian: immigrato
- Japanese: 移住者
- Korean: 이주자
- Norwegian: immigrant
- Polish: imigrant
- European Portuguese: imigrante
- Romanian: imigrant
- Russian: иммигрант
- Spanish: inmigrante
- Swedish: immigrant
- Thai: ผู้อพยพเข้าประเทศ
- Turkish: göçmen
- Ukrainian: іммігрант
- Vietnamese: người nhập cư
Definition of immigrant from the Collins English Dictionary
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