immigrate definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To enter and settle in a country or area that a person is perhaps not local. See Usage Note at migrate.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To send or introduce as immigrants: Britain immigrated numerous colonists into the "" new world "".
    • To come into a country that you're maybe not a native, for the purpose of permanent residence. See emigrate.
  • verb:
    • To move into another country to keep here forever.
    • migrate to a new environment
    • come into a unique country and change residency
    • introduce or send as immigrants
  • others:
    • to pass through or enter into, as a fresh habitat or place of residence; particularly, to eliminate into a country of which a person is not a native for the purpose of permanent residence; migrate or be conveyed into and settle overseas or region.
    • Synonyms Emigrate, etc. See migrate.

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