Immigrate vs Emigrated - What's the difference?

immigrate | emigrated |


As verbs the difference between immigrate and emigrated

is that immigrate is to move into a country from another one to stay permanently while emigrated is (emigrate).

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

immigrate

English

Verb

(immigrat)
  • To move into a country from another one to stay permanently.
  • Antonyms

    * emigrate

    Derived terms

    * immigrant * immigration

    emigrated

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (emigrate)

  • emigrate

    English

    Verb

    (emigrat)
  • To leave the country in which one lives, especially one's native country, in order to reside elsewhere.
  • * Macaulay
  • Forced to emigrate in a body to America.
  • * J. H. Newman
  • They [the Huns] were emigrating from Tartary into Europe in the time of the Goths.

    Antonyms

    * immigrate