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displaced person definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a person forced to flee from home or country [syn: displaced person, DP, stateless person]

U.S. Military Dictionary

A broad term used to refer to internally and externally displaced persons collectively. See also evacuee; refugee. (JP 3-29)

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(displaced persons) A displaced person is someone who has been forced to leave the place where they live, especially because of a war. N-COUNT

Moby Thesaurus

DP, Ishmael, Uitlander, absconder, alien, barbarian, bolter, castaway, declasse, deported population, deportee, deracine, derelict, eloper, emigrant, emigre, escapee, evacue, evacuee, evictee, exile, expatriate, expellee, fleer, foreign devil, foreigner, fugitive, gringo, immigrant, in-migrant, leper, migrant, migrator, migratory worker, out-migrant, outcast, outcast of society, outcaste, outlander, outlaw, outsider, pariah, persona non grata, refugee, runagate, runaway, skedaddler, social outcast, stateless person, stranger, the Wandering Jew, tramontane, trekker, ultramontane, unacceptable person, undesirable, untouchable, wanderer, wetback



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