Example sentences for: immigrant

How can you use “immigrant” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The novel itself, Roth's fulmination against American innocence, is mostly a portrait of a single personage, a New Jersey ladies'-glove manufacturer named Seymour Levov, "the Swede"--a husband and father of exasperating conventionality, serene, handsome, athletic, bland, shallow, a man who seems to have been extracted, as if by a blender, from the onion-and-garlic world of the immigrant Jews, until every last hint of taste and texture have finally disappeared.

  • If we want to illustrate, for example, working conditions for immigrant laborers, we can report what the thermometers registered and we can also report, firsthand, how people were sweating and what it felt like to be out in the fields.

  • As the old moguls came from petit bourgeois immigrant families, so do the Weinsteins.

  • The LAT leads with the conviction of a 19-year-old Ukrainian immigrant gangbanger for the murder of Bill Cosby's son.

  • Organizing a relatively low-skill immigrant workforce presented great challenges to unions in the garment industry.


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