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1‘rural populations have migrated to urban areas’
relocate, resettle, move, move house
emigrate, go abroad, go overseas, be posted, defect, trek
North American pull up stakes
British informal up sticks, flit
2‘wildebeest migrate around the Serengeti Plains’
roam, wander, drift, rove, voyage, journey, trek, hike, itinerate, globetrot
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.