how to pronounce migrate


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The above transcription of migrate is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

migrate is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of migrate in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… maltese doves do not migrate to the uk …”

meanings of migrate


  1. To move slowly towards, usually in groups.
  2. To change one's geographic pattern of habitation.
  3. To change habitations across a border; to move from one country or political region to another.
  4. To induce customers to shift purchases from one set of a company's related products to another.
  5. To move computer code or files from one computer or network to another.
  6. To relocate periodically from one region to another, usually according to the seasons.

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