Origin of migrant
OTHER WORDS FROM migrantnon·mi·grant, adjective, nounun·mi·grant, adjective
How to use migrant in a sentence
Farrell issued a ticket to an 18-year-old shipyard worker for speeding and an improper exhaust mechanism, according to the TP.
He expected European capitalism to evolve spontaneously into a market socialism of worker-owned cooperatives.
She is incapable of responding to kindness and enquiry, even very gentle flirting on the part of a co-worker.
Wolf concurs that the conceit of the show seems to have everyone but the sex worker in mind.To Catch a Sex Worker: A&E’s Awful, Exploitative Ambush Show|Samantha Allen|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We thought it must be the children playing some game,” a worker at the school told Reuters.Taliban: We Slaughtered 100+ Kids Because Their Parents Helped America|Sami Yousafzai|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Each seems satisfied with the way his own branch is getting on: Winter is the quicker worker.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Not more than one adult worker in ten—so at least it might with confidence be estimated—is employed on necessary things.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
As he was a great worker all his life, “Busy,” or “ Benjamin Ceased” would significantly express his death-date.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
A strenuous worker, Mr. Johnstone, like most men who have no hobby, did not long survive his retirement from active business life.
No true worker, be he digger, or divine, blends real work with either smoking or drinking.
British Dictionary definitions for migrant
- an immigrant, esp a recent one
- (as modifier)a migrant hostel