Definition of Emigrate

1. Verb. Leave one's country of residence for a new one. "Many people had to emigrate during the Nazi period"

Specialized synonyms: Expatriate
Generic synonyms: Migrate, Transmigrate
Entails: Go Away, Go Forth, Leave
Derivative terms: Emigrant, Emigration
Antonyms: Immigrate



Definition of Emigrate

1. v. i. To remove from one country or State to another, for the purpose of residence; to migrate from home.

2. a. Migratory; roving.

Definition of Emigrate

1. Verb. (intransitive) To leave the country in which one lives, especially one's native country, in order to reside elsewhere. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Emigrate

1. to leave one country or region to settle in another [v -GRATED, -GRATING, -GRATES]

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Literary usage of Emigrate

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1. The History of Prostitution: Its Extent, Causes, and Effects Throughout the by William W. Sanger (1876)
"Inducements to emigrate.—Labor and Remuneration in Europe.—Assistance to emigrate; its Amount, and from whom.—Education.—Neglect of Facilities in New York. ..."

2. The History of Prostitution: Its Extent, Causes, and Effects Throughout the by William W. Sanger (1859)
"Inducements to emigrate.—Labor and Remuneration in Europe.—Assistance to emigrate; its Amount, and from whom.—Education.—Neglect of Facilities in New York. ..."

3. Notes on North America, Agricultural, Economical, and Social by James Finlay Weir Johnston (1851)
"Will it pay to farm in these provinces by the aid of hired labour ?—Opinions of the best practical men.— Who ought to emigrate ..."

4. The Canadian War of 1812 by Charles Prestwood Lucas (1906)
"The outcome was that, if the regiment as a whole did not emigrate, a large proportion at any rate followed Alexander Macdonell to Canada and there settled ..."

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