expatriate

[v. eks-pey-tree-eyt or, esp. British, -pa-tree-; adj., n. eks-pey-tree-it, -eyt or, esp. British, -pa-tree-]
verb (used with object), expatriated, expatriating.
1.
to banish (a person) from his or her native country.
2.
to withdraw (oneself) from residence in one's native country.
3.
to withdraw (oneself) from allegiance to one's country.
verb (used without object), expatriated, expatriating.
4.
to become an expatriate: He expatriated from his homeland.
adjective
5.
expatriated; exiled.
noun
6.
an expatriated person: Many American writers were living as expatriates in Paris.

Origin:
1760–70; < Medieval Latin expatriātus (past participle of expatriāre to banish), equivalent to ex- ex-1 + patri(a) native land + -ātus -ate1

expatriation, noun
self-expatriation, noun
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expatriate
 
adj
1.  resident in a foreign country
2.  exiled or banished from one's native country: an expatriate American
 
n
3.  a person who lives in a foreign country
4.  an exile; expatriate person
 
vb
5.  to exile (oneself) from one's native country or cause (another) to go into exile
6.  to deprive (oneself or another) of citizenship
 
[C18: from Medieval Latin expatriāre, from Latin ex-1 + patria native land]
 
expatri'ation
 
n

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expatriate
1768, from Fr. expatrier "banish," from ex- "out of" + patrie "native land," from L. patria "one's native country," from pater (gen. patris) "father." Related: Expatriated; expatriating; expatriation. The noun is from 1818, "one who has been banished;" main modern sense of "one who chooses to live abroad"
is 1902.
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Example sentences
And so, of course, can the media-starved expatriates they work for.
Being an adept communicator is important in any job, but it is particularly so
  for expatriates.
It is they, rather than the expatriates, who are delivering the services day to
  day.
Must-go, one-stop-service center eases life for both expatriates and tourists.
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