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synonyms for immigrants

  • alien
  • foreigner
  • migrant
  • newcomer
  • settler
  • colonist
  • outsider
  • pioneer
  • adoptive citizen
  • documented alien
  • incomer
  • naturalized citizen
  • undocumented alien

antonyms for immigrants

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  • citizen
  • national
  • native
  • local
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How to use immigrants in a sentence

So congress has excluded not only diseased, criminal, pauper and anarchist immigrants, but also contract and Chinese laborers.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Immigrants in the first generation have just about as much feeling for the American flag as a chicken has for Rosewater.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Two thousand and seventy-four immigrants arrived in the steerage at New York.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
During the week closing with this day, 21,297 immigrants arrived at the port of Quebec, Lower Canada.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
A million immigrants came from impoverished Europe in the four succeeding years, begging for freedom and a place to live.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
The first immigrants appear to have been the most civilized, and occupied Tuitlan Valley, founding the city of that name.
THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT, VOLUME 5HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT
On this plateau the immigrants from Anhuac founded Tilantongo, and built a temple called Achiuhtla.
THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT, VOLUME 5HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT
It is this statue which immigrants, on their way to Ellis Island, are wont to apostrophise.
AMERICAN SKETCHESCHARLES WHIBLEY
Probably none are so infected with spiritual hookworm as the immigrants from Naples.
THE OLD WORLD IN THE NEWEDWARD ALSWORTH ROSS
Multitudes of the new immigrants adhere to churches which do not believe in the public schools.
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