Definition of Displaced person

1. Noun. A person forced to flee from home or country.

Exact synonyms: Dp, Stateless Person
Generic synonyms: Refugee



Definition of Displaced person

1. Noun. a refugee, especially of war or of forced migration ¹

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Literary usage of Displaced person

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1. Azerbaijan: Seven Years of Conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh by Human Rights Watch (1994)
"According to Azerbaijani government figures, these Karabakh Armenian offensives forced an estimated 450.000-500.000 Azeris out of '"'A displaced person is ..."

2. Swiss Banks & the Status of Assets of Holocaust Survivors Or Heirs: Hearing edited by Alfonse M. D'Amato (1998)
"First I fled to Budapest, then to Vienna, where I spent time in the American sector and became a so-called DP, displaced person. As such, and then with my ..."

3. People Flow: Managing Migration in a New European Commonwealth by T. G. Veenkamp, Tom Bentley, Alessandra Buonfino (2003)
"7 The term ‘internationally displaced person' is not an established definition in ... We use it in a similar sense to that of ‘internally displaced person ..."

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