Definition of migratory:
permanent, itinerant, tramp, settled, migrational, transient, migrant, steady, casual, unsettled, temporary, local, changing, impermanent, wandering, move, transmigratory, seasonal, vagrant, roving, nomadic.
- "Land of the Burnt Thigh", Edith Eudora Kohl.
The moment there is wealth or even a modest income insured, comes the inclination to cut loose from the dull routine of business and duty, returning instinctively to the migratory habits of primitive man.- "Worldly Ways and Byways", Eliot Gregory.
She did not move, did not weep, but with a sad ineffable longing in her eyes gazed over at the distant chain of mountains, and then up at the clouds, where the migratory birds swarmed, streaming hither and thither in long flights.- "Fickle Fortune", Elisabeth Burstenbinder (AKA E. Werner).