Meaning of RESIDENT in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ rezɪdənt ]

( residents)

Frequency: The word is one of the 1500 most common words in English.


The residents of a house or area are the people who live there.

The Archbishop called upon the government to build more low cost homes for local residents...

N-COUNT : usu pl , with supp


Someone who is resident in a country or a town lives there.

He moved to Belgium in 1990 to live with his son, who had been resident in Brussels since 1967.

ADJ : v-link ADJ , usu ADJ in n


A resident doctor or teacher lives in the place where he or she works. ( BRIT )

The morning after your arrival, you meet with the resident physician for a private consultation.

ADJ : usu ADJ n


A resident or a resident doctor is a doctor who is receiving a period of specialized training in a hospital after leaving university. ( AM )


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