immigrationnoun [U]uk us /ˌɪm.ɪˈɡreɪ.ʃən/
- The prime minister denied that the new visa requirements were part of a hidden agenda to reduce immigration.
- The prime minister has adopted an inflexible position on immigration.
- What is your party's policy on immigration?
- A new immigration law means the US will be dusting off the welcome mat for famous people who want to live in the country.
- She took her case to an immigration appeals tribunal.