deportee


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de·port·ee

 (dē′pôr-tē′)
n.
A deported person.

deportee

(ˌdiːpɔːˈtiː)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a person deported or awaiting deportation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.deportee - a person who is expelled from home or country by authoritydeportee - a person who is expelled from home or country by authority
alien, foreigner, noncitizen, outlander - a person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does not owe allegiance to your country

deportee

noun
One forced to emigrate, usually for political reasons:
Translations

deportee

[ˌdiːpɔːˈtiː] Ndeportado/a m/f

deportee

[ˌdiːpɔːrˈtiː] nexpulsé(e) m/f

deportee

nDeportierte(r) mf; (= alien awaiting deportation)Abzuschiebende(r) mf

deportee

[diːpɔːˈtiː] ndeportato/a
References in periodicals archive ?
According to another deportee they were sent back after one month in prison.
A 53-year-old deportee, who also has a Filipino partner with permanent resident status in Japan, shared the same sentiment and hope.
3 million) allocated for the conference, the budget can be cut and reallocated to deal with Yemen's returning deportee population.
Interior Minister, Chaudhry Nisar in a statement said, "No unregistered deportee will be allowed to come to Pakistan and if that happens they will be sent back.
The Mirror's story (June 4) told how the DWP said in response to a Freedom of Information request: "A deportee may be eligible for benefit if they had legal entitlement to it before they were deported.
And as a result, the process of registering the case against the woman deportee got delayed by a month.
Another recent deportee narrated how brutal the Saudi security forces were in their disregard for foreigners.
Deportee 'cried out' and collapsed AN Angolan deportee who died after being restrained on a plane by three G4S guards cried out to fellow passengers: "All you people are watching them kill me," before he collapsed in his seat, a court heard.
Knowledge of a person's deportee status can cut off job opportunities and close doors to housing.
Claims of persecution don't ring true: Apparently one deportee has already served his 12-month jail term for desertion and is now free.
a happy deportee from The Republic of Cyprus circa 2001)