The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Definition of la migra

la migra

noun - uncountable

  • the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service, or agents of same. Hispanic-American slang.
    He made it all the way to Denver, traveling at night and hiding from La Migra during the day.

    Last edited on Feb 20 2018. Submitted by MS from Frederick, MD, USA on Apr 19 2002.

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

None found.

Slang terms with the same root words

Other terms relating to 'la':

Definitions include: exclamation used when impressed.
Definitions include: interjection indicating that one is impressed.
Definitions include: statement of disinterest or not being impressed.
Definitions include: marijuana.
Definitions include: a metaphorical place that one goes to when one isn't paying attention.

Other terms relating to 'migra':

Definitions include: US Border Patrol.

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(14)  
No longer use it(1)  
Heard it but never used it(3)  
Have never heard it(16)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 12 votes: 40%  (See the most vulgar words.)

Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)

Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.

Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="">la migra</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[ la migra]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.