Definition of displaced person in English:

displaced person

Syllabification: dis·placed per·son


  • A person who is forced to leave their home country because of war, persecution, or natural disaster; a refugee.
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    • Nomads, refugees and displaced persons will also be allocated delegates.
    • And we want to make sure that those displaced persons and refugees are given proper attention, are provided with food and medications inside Iraqi territory.
    • ‘Refugees, displaced persons and asylum seekers in search of safety are more often than not treated harshly,’ he said.

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