Inhabitant

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Inhabitant->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inhabitant
inhabitant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ resident
resident
residentiary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dweller
dweller
indweller
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ addressee
addressee
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ occupier
occupier
occupant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ householder
householder
lodger
inmate
tenant
incumbent
sojourner
locum tenens
commorant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ settler
settler
squatter
backwoodsman
colonist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ islander
islander
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ denizen
denizen
citizen
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ burgher
burgher
oppidan
cockney
cit
townsman
burgess
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ villager
villager
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ cottager
cottager
cottier
cotter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ compatriot
compatriot
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ backsettler
backsettler
boarder
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ hotel keeper
hotel keeper
innkeeper
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ habitant
habitant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ paying guest
paying guest
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ planter
planter
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ native
native
indigene
aborigines
autochthones
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ Englishman
Englishman
John Bull
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ newcomer
newcomer
&c.(stranger) 57
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ aboriginal
aboriginal
American
Caledonian
Cambrian
Canadian
Canuck
???>*
downeaster
=>(U.S.)
Scot
Scotchman
Hibernian
Irishman
Welshman
Uncle Sam
Yankee
Brother Jonathan
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ garrison
garrison
crew
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ population
population
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ people
people
&c.(mankind) 372
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ colony
colony
settlement
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ household
household
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ mir
mir
PARAG:Inhabitant->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ inhabit
inhabit
&c.(be present) 186
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ endenizen
endenizen
&c.(locate oneself) 184
PARAG:Inhabitant->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ indigenous
indigenous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ native
native
natal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ autochthonal
autochthonal
autochthonous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ British
British
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ English
English
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ American
American
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ Canadian
Canadian
Irish
Scotch
Scottish
Welsh
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ domestic
domestic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ domiciliated
domiciliated
domiciled
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ naturalized
naturalized
vernacular
domesticated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ domiciliary
domiciliary
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ in the occupation of
in the occupation of
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ garrisoned by
garrisoned by
occupied by

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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