HyperDic: emigrate

English > 1 sense of the word emigrate:
VERBchangeemigrateleave one's country of residence for a new one
emigrate > pronunciation
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English > emigrate: 1 sense > verb 1, change
MeaningLeave one's country of residence for a new one.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Example"Many people had to emigrate during the Nazi period"
Entailsleave, go forth, go awaygo away from a place
NarrowerexpatriateMove away from one's native country and adopt a new residence abroad
Broadermigrate, transmigrateMove from one country or region to another and settle there
OppositeimmigrateCome into a new country and change residency
Nounsemigrantsomeone who leaves one country to settle in another
emigrationmigration from a place (especially migration from your native country in order to settle in another)

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