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Synonyms for migratory
ˈmaɪ grəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr imi·gra·to·ry

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  1. migratoryadjective


  2. migratoryadjective


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. migratory

    nomadic, wandering, roving, vagrant

    settled, fixed, permanent

Princeton's WordNet

  1. migratoryadjective

    used of animals that move seasonally

    "migratory birds"


    nonmigratory, resident, settled

  2. migrant, migratoryadjective

    habitually moving from place to place especially in search of seasonal work

    "appalled by the social conditions of migrant life"; "migratory workers"


    resident, settled, nonmigratory

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. migratoryadjective

    nomadic, wandering

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. migratoryadjective

    roving, wandering, nomadic, unsettled

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "migratory":

    migration, migrant, migrating, immigration, loggerhead, shrike, transient

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  1. The French president:

    The reality is that Europe is not experiencing a migration crisis of the same magnitude as the one it experienced in 2015, a country like Italy has not at all the same migratory pressure as last year. ... The crisis we are experiencing today in Europe is a political crisis.

  2. Environment Minister Manuel Pulgar-Vidal:

    In Peru the biggest driver of deforestation is migratory agriculture, mostly poor people who migrate from the Andes to the Amazon. Illegal mining is also a big problem, the decree will affect everything related to land use ... I hope it will take effect in no more than two weeks.

  3. Claire Runge:

    A typical migratory bird relies on many different geographic locations throughout its annual cycle for food, rest and breeding. So even if we protect most of their breeding grounds, it’s still not enough – threats somewhere else can affect the entire population, the chain can be broken at any link.

  4. Felipe González:

    As repeatedly stated by a series of UN human rights bodies, detention of children based on their migratory status is a violation of international law.

  5. Arun Prasad:

    The migratory birds travel along a path known as the Central Asian Flyway, which covers regions like Siberia, Mongolia, Iran and Afghanistan.

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