[ US /ɛkˌspeɪtɹiˈeɪʃən/ ]
  1. the act of expelling a person from their native land
    the sentence was one of transportation for life
    men in exile dream of hope
    his deportation to a penal colony
    the expatriation of wealthy farmers
  2. migration from a place (especially migration from your native country in order to settle in another)
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How To Use expatriation In A Sentence

  • Finally, both the United States and some EU member states take a dim view of permanent expatriation motivated by a desire to escape taxes.
  • But most importantly, how did his expatriation influence his American and African American identities?
  • When […] our brothers and sisters come here to survive or improve their living conditions they are expelled, with those papers known as expatriation documents […] but when a long time ago the European grandfathers arrived in Latin America, they were not expelled. Pacific Free Press - Hard Truths for Hard Times - Progressive opinion, dissident news
  • Also, in case you follow these things (I do) expatriation is up. House Majority Leader open to second stimulus bill
  • As Cole points out, Congress amended the "expatriation" law in 1986 to comply with the Court's decisions, and the statute Perle cited now reads News & Politics
  • Ex-pat old-timers say it's the first six months of expatriation that are the worst.
  • To be sure, certain provisions of the 1961 Convention would make it difficult for the United States to move toward ratification -- for example, the Convention limits voluntary renunciation of nationality in ways that would conflict with the right to voluntary expatriation that is recognized under U.S. law. Eric Schwartz: Recognizing Statelessness
  • Evans chose his country of expatriation well, because his work, drawn in pencil or pen and gently tinted with watercolor, has the delicacy of touch and romantic perfection one often sees in Dutch tiles.
  • This 'expatriation' was spread over many weary years. Manybooks.net
  • Athenians have escaped expatriation, which is purely an Oriental custom. Lord George Bentinck A Political Biography
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