noun. ['ˈɪməgrənt'] a person who comes to a country where they were not born in order to settle there.
Words that Rhyme with Immigrant
How do you spell immigrant? Is it inmigrant ?
A common misspelling of immigrant is inmigrant
Example sentences of the word immigrant
German immigrant William Knabe and partner Henry Gaehle launched a piano company in 1837 in Baltimore, Maryland.
2. Noun, singular or mass
If he counsels the immigrant and saves her life, he will lose his job.
Quotes containing the word immigrant
1. My father left Nazi Germany a year after Dr. Kissinger, and so in my household he was very much an icon. He was a kind of immigrant success story, a refugee success story.
- Eugene Jarecki
2. Humor has historically been tied to the mores of the day. The Yellow Kid was predicated on what people thought was funny about the immigrant Irish. When you're different in a society, you're funny.
- Will Eisner
3. My mum thought my TV and film addiction was laziness. If you're an immigrant, you know you'll never be an accepted part of society, but you hope your children will be, and you try to make them essential to the community in a practical way - being a doctor or a lawyer. Acting was beyond their comprehension.
- Sanjeev Bhaskar