refugees meaning

  "refugees" in a sentence
[Medicine]
Persons fleeing to a place of safety,especially those who flee to a foreign country or power to escape danger or persecution in their own country or habitual residence because of race,religion,or political belief. (Webster,3d ed)

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  1. refugees crossed the border in full spate.
  2. he was berthing below with the refugees.
  3. a second was the occasional flood of refugees.
  4. it was blotted out by the refugees.
  5. the political refugees are more acute problem now.

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