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I think that by October the whole company has to migrate to OpenOffice, and then I think it's by June next year we all migrate to Linux - you don't want to migrate 6,000 people both operating system and office suite in a single jump.
Miguel de Icaza

Meaning of "migrate" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD MIGRATE

From Latin migrāre to change one's abode.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF MIGRATE

migrate  [maɪˈɡreɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MIGRATE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Migrate is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb migrate in English.

WHAT DOES MIGRATE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Migration

Migration, Migratory behavior, or Migratory may refer to: ▪ Gene migration, a process in evolution and population genetics ▪ Animal migration, the travelling of long distances in search of a new habitat ▪ Human migration, physical movement by humans from one area to another ▪ Bird migration, the regular seasonal journey undertaken by many species of birds ▪ Reverse migration, a phenomenon in bird migration ▪ Fish migration, the regular journey of fish ▪ Insect migration, the seasonal movement of insects ▪ Lepidoptera migration, the movement of butterflies and moths ▪ Diel vertical migration, a daily migration undertaken by some ocean organisms ▪ Plant migration, see Seed dispersal, the movement or transport of seeds away from the parent plant ▪ Forest migration, the movement of large seed plant dominated communities in geographical space over time...

Definition of migrate in the English dictionary

The definition of migrate in the dictionary is to go from one region, country, or place of abode to settle in another, esp in a foreign country. Other definition of migrate is to journey between different areas at specific times of the year.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO MIGRATE

PRESENT

Present
I migrate
you migrate
he/she/it migrates
we migrate
you migrate
they migrate
Present continuous
I am migrating
you are migrating
he/she/it is migrating
we are migrating
you are migrating
they are migrating
Present perfect
I have migrated
you have migrated
he/she/it has migrated
we have migrated
you have migrated
they have migrated
Present perfect continuous
I have been migrating
you have been migrating
he/she/it has been migrating
we have been migrating
you have been migrating
they have been migrating
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I migrated
you migrated
he/she/it migrated
we migrated
you migrated
they migrated
Past continuous
I was migrating
you were migrating
he/she/it was migrating
we were migrating
you were migrating
they were migrating
Past perfect
I had migrated
you had migrated
he/she/it had migrated
we had migrated
you had migrated
they had migrated
Past perfect continuous
I had been migrating
you had been migrating
he/she/it had been migrating
we had been migrating
you had been migrating
they had been migrating
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will migrate
you will migrate
he/she/it will migrate
we will migrate
you will migrate
they will migrate
Future continuous
I will be migrating
you will be migrating
he/she/it will be migrating
we will be migrating
you will be migrating
they will be migrating
Future perfect
I will have migrated
you will have migrated
he/she/it will have migrated
we will have migrated
you will have migrated
they will have migrated
Future perfect continuous
I will have been migrating
you will have been migrating
he/she/it will have been migrating
we will have been migrating
you will have been migrating
they will have been migrating
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would migrate
you would migrate
he/she/it would migrate
we would migrate
you would migrate
they would migrate
Conditional continuous
I would be migrating
you would be migrating
he/she/it would be migrating
we would be migrating
you would be migrating
they would be migrating
Conditional perfect
I would have migrate
you would have migrate
he/she/it would have migrate
we would have migrate
you would have migrate
they would have migrate
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been migrating
you would have been migrating
he/she/it would have been migrating
we would have been migrating
you would have been migrating
they would have been migrating
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you migrate
we let´s migrate
you migrate
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to migrate
Past participle
migrated
Present Participle
migrating
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MIGRATE


aggrate
əˈɡreɪt
conflagrate
ˈkɒnfləˌɡreɪt
deflagrate
ˈdɛfləˌɡreɪt
denigrate
ˈdɛnɪˌɡreɪt
disintegrate
dɪsˈɪntɪˌɡreɪt
emigrate
ˈɛmɪˌɡreɪt
generate
ˈdʒɛnəˌreɪt
grate
ɡreɪt
great
ɡreɪt
immigrate
ˈɪmɪˌɡreɪt
ingrate
ˈɪnɡreɪt
integrate
ˈɪntɪˌɡreɪt
overgreat
ˈəʊvəˌɡreɪt
rate
reɪt
redintegrate
rɛˈdɪntɪˌɡreɪt
regrate
rɪˈɡreɪt
reintegrate
riːˈɪntɪˌɡreɪt
remigrate
ˌriːmaɪˈɡreɪt
separate
ˈsɛpəˌreɪt
transmigrate
ˌtrænzmaɪˈɡreɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MIGRATE

might-have-been
might´ve
mightier
mightiest
mightily
mightiness
mightn´t
mighty
migmatite
mignon
mignonette
migraine
migraineur
migrainous
migrant
migration
migrational
migrationist
migrator
migratory

WORDS THAT END LIKE MIGRATE

accurate
at any rate
celebrate
chain grate
collaborate
concentrate
corporate
decorate
demonstrate
desperate
elaborate
exchange rate
illustrate
inaccurate
incorporate
karate
moderate
operate
pirate
substrate

Synonyms and antonyms of migrate in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «MIGRATE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «migrate» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of migrate
drift · emigrate · journey · move · roam · rove · shift · travel · trek · voyage · wander

Translation of «migrate» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MIGRATE

Find out the translation of migrate to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of migrate from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «migrate» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

迁移
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

emigrar
570 millions of speakers

English

migrate
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

विस्थापित
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الهجرة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

мигрируют
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

emigrar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অভিপ্রয়াণ করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

migrer
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berhijrah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

abwandern
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

移住する
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

이주하다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pindhah
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

di chuyển
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குடியேறுவதற்கான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्थलांतरण करा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

göç
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

emigrare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

migracji
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

мігрують
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

migra
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μεταναστεύουν
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

migreer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

migrera
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

migrere
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of migrate

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MIGRATE»

The term «migrate» is very widely used and occupies the 21.819 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MIGRATE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «migrate» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «migrate» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about migrate

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10 QUOTES WITH «MIGRATE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word migrate.
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Kurt Andersen
Anything remotely resembling news media is going to continue to migrate online until very little or none of it is produced on dead trees.
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Pierce Brosnan
Must whales and dolphins be subjected to deafening noise that will cause more than 3.5 million instances of temporary and/or permanent hearing loss? For species that depend on hearing for survival - to find food, migrate, and communicate - any hearing loss could be catastrophic. As one scientist noted, a deaf whale is a dead whale.
3
Lloyd Dorfman
In 2003, Travelex acquired Thomas Cook Financial Services. We only had use of the Thomas Cook name for five years, so I had to increase public awareness of Travelex to migrate all Cook operations over to it. It was a success.
4
Bill Drayton
Organizations must shift away from repetitive-function hierarchies with rules and enforcement and walls. Instead, we must migrate rapidly to becoming a global 'team of teams' that comes together in whatever combination necessary to add the greatest value to the changes underway.
5
Hutton Gibson
Hitler had this deal where he was supposed to make it rough on them so they would all get out and migrate to Israel because they needed people there to fight the Arabs.
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Miguel de Icaza
We all love Linux, but it's also a fact that some people might not be able to migrate.
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Miguel de Icaza
I think that by October the whole company has to migrate to OpenOffice, and then I think it's by June next year we all migrate to Linux - you don't want to migrate 6,000 people both operating system and office suite in a single jump.
8
Sid Meier
It may be that other developers are finding that their games play better on one platform over the other, so they're choosing to migrate to that platform.
9
Nelson A. Miles
The Indians, however, could not migrate from one part of the United States to another; neither could they obtain employment as readily as white people, either upon or beyond the Indian reservations.
10
Dawn Olivieri
I have a sweet tooth for reading, so books migrate to my zip code en mass.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MIGRATE»

Discover the use of migrate in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to migrate and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Animals Migrating: How, When, Where and Why Animals Migrate
A brief explanation of migration, including what it is, why and how animals migrate, and how people affect migration.
Etta Kaner, 2005
2
Why Do Animals Migrate?
When seasons change, it becomes difficult for some animals to stay in their habitats and they migrate to another habitat.
Bobbie Kalman, 2009
3
Pushes and Pulls: Why Do People Migrate?
This intriguing book explores the reasons why people migrate: pushes--involuntary migrations--and pulls--voluntary migrations.
Robert Walker, 2010
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How Animals Migrate
Many animals migrate to find food, a more comfortable climate, or to bear and raise their young . How do migrating animals find their way? Scientists are still unlocking the secrets of how animals, with no compass and no maps, manage to  ...
Susan LaBella, 2007
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Contested Terrain: African American Women Migrate from the ...
This in-depth study focuses on black women migrants to the North and in doing so examines the interaction of race, class, regionalism, and gender during the early years of the 20th century.
Beverly A. Bunch-Lyons, 2002
6
Do Animals Migrate?
They will find new homes in coral reefs. How often do spiny lobsters migrate? Spiny lobsters migrate many times during their lives. When they are very young, they live in the deep ocean. As they grow and change, they move to shallow water.
Faith Hickman Brynie, 2010
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Why Do Birds Migrate? The Role of Food, Habitat, Predation ...
The ultimate causes of bird migration are largely unknown despite more than a century of research.
W. Alice Boyle, 2006
8
Potential of Endogenous Bone Marrow Stem Cells to Migrate to ...
CHAPTER III RESULTS SPECIFIC AIM I Potential of BMSCs to express markers of RPE lineage and migrate towards signals from damaged RPE in vitro In vitro co-culture Co-culture of BMSCs and RPE in direct cell-cell contact: BMSCs were  ...
Yang Li, 2006
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A History of the Bahamian People: From the Ending of Slavery ...
Governor Blake reported in 1885 that black Bahamians had begun to migrate, periodically or permanently, to Key West, "which the expansion of cigar manufacture for the American market has raised from a village to a comparatively wealthy ...
Michael Craton, Gail Saunders, 2000
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Full-Color Science Games, Prek-K
Some animals migrate a short way while others travel many miles. The arctic tern makes the longest migration— over 21,000 miles. It flies from the Arctic to the Antarctic and back again. The monarch butterfly migrates from Canada and the ...
Julie Mauer, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MIGRATE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term migrate is used in the context of the following news items.
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Eastern poultry producers brace for avian flu this fall as waterfowl …
"Even birds like tundra swans that breed up in the Arctic migrate down through Wisconsin, which already has this disease, and then they turn ... «Penn State News, Jul 15»
2
Windows Server Migration Strategy: Discover, Assess, Target, Migrate
Microsoft offers informative online tools and resources that can help you discover, assess, target, and migrate your server resources. For any ... «CIO, Jul 15»
3
Britain seeks to understand why some Muslims migrate to Islamic State
David Cameron, the UK prime minister, has set out a five-year strategy for countering extremism, stating that there's a “need to understand why ... «UK Progressive Magazine, Jul 15»
4
Vietnamese workers willing to migrate to find jobs: ILO
Young and dynamic women and men make up the biggest group among Vietnam's wage workers, who are willing to migrate within the country ... «Thanh Nien Daily, Jul 15»
5
Google+ Photos to shut down, users migrate to new Google Photos
Users of the previous service have been receiving prompts to migrate to the new one, and if you value the photos you've stored in the former, ... «Android Community, Jul 15»
6
Windows 10: 3 reasons to migrate immediately, 3 reasons to wait
The closer launch day gets, the more pressure enterprise executives feel to take a position: migrate right out of the gate, or wait. A recent survey ... «FierceCIO, Jul 15»
7
Ocean acidification may cause dramatic changes to phytoplankton
Study finds many species may die out and others may migrate ... whole will migrate significantly, with most populations shifting toward the poles ... «MIT News, Jul 15»
8
Looking to migrate to Canada? Why British Columbia will let you in
... route closed for years, the provincial programme will receive a warm welcome by business people aspiring to migrate to Canada. However ... «Emirates 24/7, Jul 15»
9
New QuickStart Bundle Makes it Easier for SMBs to Migrate to Office …
A number of best-in-class cloud services are coming together to launch QuickStart Bundle for Office 365, which is a way to make moving ... «Lifehacker UK, Jul 15»
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Should BlackBerry Ltd. Migrate Over to Android Entirely?
For years, BlackBerry Ltd. (TSX:BB)(NASDAQ:BBRY) has made the case that its phones are more secure than Android-powered devices. «The Motley Fool Canada, Jul 15»

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