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noun as in person living in a particular place


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Except the chart Stephanopoulos had just showed him was on a per capita basis — deaths per million residents.

This spring, the city closed the road again, so residents could exercise, socially distanced.

The residents seem to have found the walls of their houses highly significant.

The city’s residents could have been told about the hurricane far enough in advance to evacuate, thanks to Cuban Jesuit priest and meteorologist Father Benito Viñes.

That will be impacted by its largest customer, the city of San Diego, when it builds its Pure Water wastewater recycling system, which is supposed to supply a third of its residents’ needs.

Interviews in Serial (including ones from Adnan) do acknowledge that Jay was known as a resident bad boy at Woodlawn High School.

“I ran for my life,” said Tenayo, who is a home attendant for an autistic resident, but wants to transfer because of the crime.

"Now we have two families that's missing someone from the holidays," a Bedford-Stuyvesant resident told a local news station.

On the following Monday, it was arranged by my Resident Adviser that I would meet with the dean of students, Robert Canevari.

At least one parent would have to be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

The foster-father, who was an American resident in Hong-Kong, found his eyesight gradually failing him.

You as a resident in this infernal hole can doubtless suggest a suitable spot for the meeting.

Non-resident aliens can acquire no rights incident to residence here except as permitted by the federal government.

As may be supposed by its having a local name, it is a common and well-known bird, and is resident in all the Islands.

This saves the embarrassment of crossing the room entirely unattended, while it shows others that you are a resident at the house.

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On this page you'll find 38 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to resident, such as: citizen, dweller, inhabitant, inmate, local, and native.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.