Expatriate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌeksˈpeɪtriət|  American pronunciation of the word expatriate
Brit.  |ˌeksˈpætriət|  British pronunciation of the word expatriate

noun

- a person who is voluntarily absent from home or country(syn: exile, expat)

verb

- expel from a country (syn: deport, exile)
- move away from one's native country and adopt a new residence abroad

Examples

...members of the deposed dictator's once-feared political party were expatriated as well...

British expatriates living in Spain

American expatriates

Word forms

noun
singular: expatriate
plural: expatriates
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