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"immigrant" in British English

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immigrantnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɪm.ɪ.ɡrənt/ us   /ˈɪm.ə.ɡrənt/
B2 a person who has come to a different country in order to live there permanently: a large immigrant population Illegal immigrants are sent back across the border if they are caught.

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"immigrant" in American English

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immigrantnoun [C]

us   /ˈɪm·ɪ·ɡrənt/
social studies a person who has come into a foreign country in order to live there: My grandparents arrived here as immigrants from Russia in 1910.
immigrate
verb [I] us   /ˈɪm·ɪˌɡreɪt/
His family immigrated to the United States in 1928.
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immigrantnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɪmɪɡrənt/ us  
a person who has come to a country that is not their own in order to live there permanently: legal/illegal/undocumented immigrant Arizona employers who knowingly hire illegal immigrants face suspension of their business license.immigrant to ... The majority of recent immigrants to the US are from Mexico and Central America.
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Translations of “immigrant”
in Korean 이민자…
in Arabic مُهاجِر…
in Malaysian pendatang…
in French immigrant/-ante…
in Russian иммигрант…
in Chinese (Traditional) (外來的)移民…
in Italian immigrato, -a…
in Turkish göçmen, muhacir…
in Polish imigrant/ka…
in Spanish inmigrante…
in Vietnamese nhập cư…
in Portuguese imigrante…
in Thai ผู้อพยพ…
in German der Einwanderer/die Einwanderin…
in Catalan immigrant…
in Japanese (外国からの)移民…
in Chinese (Simplified) (外来的)移民…
in Indonesian imigran…
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“immigrant” in American English

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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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