Associations to the word «Migrate»


MIGRATE, verb. (intransitive) To relocate periodically from one region to another, usually according to the seasons.
MIGRATE, verb. (intransitive) To change one's geographic pattern of habitation.
MIGRATE, verb. (intransitive) To change habitations across a border; to move from one country or political region to another.
MIGRATE, verb. (intransitive) To move slowly towards, usually in groups.
MIGRATE, verb. (transitive) (computing): To move computer code or files from one computer or network to another.
MIGRATE, verb. (transitive) (marketing) To induce customers to shift purchases from one set of a company's related products to another.

Dictionary definition

MIGRATE, verb. Move from one country or region to another and settle there; "Many Germans migrated to South America in the mid-19th century"; "This tribe transmigrated many times over the centuries".
MIGRATE, verb. Move periodically or seasonally; "birds migrate in the Winter"; "The workers migrate to where the crops need harvesting".

Wise words

Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words.
Baruch Spinoza