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refugee

Synonyms of refugee in English:

noun

  • she had fled to England as a refugee
    displaced person, DP, escapee, fugitive, asylum seeker, runaway, exile, émigré, stateless person, outcast, returnee
    Australian informal reffo
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    Word of the day innocuous
    Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
    adjective
    not harmful or offensive