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Princeton's WordNet

  1. emigration, out-migration, expatriation(noun)

    migration from a place (especially migration from your native country in order to settle in another)

    out-migration, deportation, transportation, exile, expatriation

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. emigration

    exodus, colonization, flit

    abode, sojourn, settlement, stay, domiciliation, immigration

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. emigration(n.)

    migration, removal, exodus

  2. emigration(n.)

    body of emigrants

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. emigration(n)

    migration, exodus, emigrants

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    out-migration, migration, immigration, outmigration, exodus, emigrate

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How to use emigration in a sentence?

  1. Mohan Samaranayake:

    These five fishermen have been pardoned by the president and ordered to be transferred to emigration (to India).

  2. Primo Levi:

    The bond between a man and his profession is similar to that which ties him to his country; it is just as complex, often ambivalent, and in general it is understood completely only when it is broken: by exile or emigration in the case of one's country, by retirement in the case of a trade or profession.

  3. Raj Kollmorgen:

    We are now talking about a selective process of emigration, with the so-called top performers leaving, young women on average are better educated than their male peers and more ambitious to seek their luck elsewhere.

  4. President Dalia Grybauskaite:

    Of course some countries are far away, they think that it's not their business, they engage much more in problems of emigration, or Africa.

  5. Hatem Uraibi:

    They come for work for Libyan firms but then embark on illegal migration (to Europe), the ban is part of government efforts to fight illegal emigration.

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