[ out-mahy-greyt ]

verb (used without object),out-mi·grat·ed, out-mi·grat·ing.
  1. to leave a region, community, etc., to move or settle into a different part of one's country or home territory: People are no longer out-migrating from the South in such large numbers.

Origin of out-migrate

First recorded in 1950–55

Other words from out-migrate

  • out-mi·gra·tion, noun

Words Nearby out-migrate

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