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synonyms for refugees

  • alien
  • displaced person
  • emigrant
  • evacuee
  • exile
  • expatriate
  • foreigner
  • DP
  • castaway
  • defector
  • derelict
  • deserter
  • escapee
  • foundling
  • fugitive
  • leper
  • maroon
  • outcast
  • outlaw
  • prodigal
  • renegade
  • runaway
  • boat person
  • expellee
  • homeless person
  • stateless person
  • émigré
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antonyms for refugees

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  • citizen
  • national
  • native
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How to use refugees in a sentence

Neutral passenger-steamers were allowed to take away refugees other than Spanish subjects.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
A number of the refugees were marching towards the ferries, although a curtain of smoke bounded the lower end of Market Street.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
As we went we met refugees flying from a burning town which had been set on fire by German shells.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
As we could not get any porters many of us refused to get down, with the plea that we were refugees and not tourists.
WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN
The Yankee officers were sent to an upper room, while the refugees were guarded below, under the immediate eyes of the soldiery.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
The place was already occupied by a party of refugees, and we were directed to a barn in the field beyond.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
If we were in the hands of the Rangers, the fate of the guides and refugees would be the hardest.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
The foreign governments rained threats on the Federal Diet to make it expel the refugees.
THE LIFE OF MAZZINIBOLTON KING
For twenty-four hours the scales wavered, every foreign house and Consulate being packed with terrified Armenian refugees.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
The latter promised to do all in his power if Lipinski would give a concert for the benefit of the Polish refugees.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
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