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Expatriate vs. Immigrant

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Expatriateadjective

Living outside of one's own country.

‘an expatriate rebel force’;

Immigrantadjective

Of or relating to immigrants or the act of immigrating.

Expatriatenoun

One who lives outside their own country.

Immigrantnoun

A non-native person who comes to a country from another country in order to permanently settle there.

Expatriatenoun

One who has been banished from their own country.

Immigrantnoun

A plant or animal that establishes itself in an area where it previously did not exist.

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Expatriateverb

(transitive) To banish; to drive or force (a person) from his own country; to make an exile of.

Immigrantnoun

One who immigrates; one who comes to a country for the purpose of permanent residence; - correlative of emigrant.

Expatriateverb

(intransitive) To withdraw from one’s native country.

Immigrantnoun

a person who comes to a country where they were not born in order to settle there

Expatriateverb

(intransitive) To renounce the rights and liabilities of citizenship where one is born and become a citizen of another country.

Immigrantnoun

a person who comes to live permanently in a foreign country

‘an immigrant village’; ‘immigrant workers’; ‘they found it difficult to expel illegal immigrants’;

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Expatriateverb

To banish; to drive or force (a person) from his own country; to make an exile of.

‘The expatriated landed interest of France.’;

Expatriateverb

Reflexively, as To expatriate one's self: To withdraw from one's native country; to renounce the rights and liabilities of citizenship where one is born, and become a citizen of another country.

Expatriatenoun

voluntarily absent from home or country

Expatriateverb

expel from a country;

‘The poet was exiled because he signed a letter protesting the government's actions’;

Expatriateverb

move away from one's native country and adopt a new residence abroad

Expatriate

An expatriate (often shortened to expat) is a person residing in a country other than their native country. In common usage, the term often refers to professionals, skilled workers, or artists taking positions outside their home country, either independently or sent abroad by their employers.

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