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Definition of Immigrant

Immigrant

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

Immigrant Quotations

Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Theodore Roosevelt

As you know, I'm an immigrant. I came over here as an immigrant, and what gave me the opportunities, what made me to be here today, is the open arms of Americans. I have been received. I have been adopted by America.
Arnold Schwarzenegger

Why do elites hate the poor? It's xenophobia. They don't know any poor people - except their off-the-books Brazilian nanny and illegal immigrant cleaning lady from Upper Revolta who don't speak English.
P. J. O'Rourke

American literature has always been immigrant.
Salman Rushdie

One of the great pluses of being an immigrant is you get to start again in terms of your identity. You get to shed the narratives which cling to you.
Joseph O'Neill
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Immigrant Translations

immigrant in French is immigrant
immigrant in German is Einwanderer
immigrant in Italian is immigrante
immigrant in Norwegian is innvandrer
immigrant in Spanish is inmigrante

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