Complete Definition of "expat"

English

Etymology
Short form of expatriate.

Noun
en-noun

  1. An expatriate, a person who lives outside his or her own country.

Translations
trans-top|An expatriate
Finnish: ulkomaa|ulkomailla asua|asuva henkilö, ekspatriaatti
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Adjective
en-adj|-

  1. The noun used used attributively.

Quotations
2003: I wasn’t Henry Miller, I wasn’t Eugène-Henri-Paul Gauguin, I wasn’t any of those expat guys. — Charles D’Ambrosio, in The New Yorker, 8 Dec 2003

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