Definitions for residentˈrɛz ɪ dənt
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
res•i•dentˈrɛz ɪ dənt(n.)
a person who resides in a place.
a physician employed by a hospital while receiving specialized training there.
(in British India) a representative of the British governor general at the court of an Indian ruler.
Category: Western History
the governor of a residency in the Dutch East Indies.
Category: Western History
(adj.)residing; dwelling in a place.
living or staying at a place in discharge of duty.
(of qualities) existing; intrinsic.
(of birds) not migratory.
encoded and permanently available to a computer user, as a font in a printer's ROM or software on a CD-ROM. (of a computer program) currently active or standing by in computer memory, as a TSR program.
resident, occupant, occupier(noun)
someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
house physician, resident, resident physician(adj)
a physician (especially an intern) who lives in a hospital and cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision of the medical staff of the hospital
"the resident was receiving special clinical training at the hospital"
living in a particular place
used of animals that do not migrate
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
resident(noun)ˈrɛz ɪ dənt
sb who lives in a place
the residents of Wisteria Lane
residentˈrɛz ɪ dənt
a junior hospital doctor
a first-year resident
person, animal or plant living at a location or in an area
a bird which does not migrate during the course of the year
a graduated medical student who is receiving advanced training in a specialty
the person on hand who is the strongest in a particular skill or profession
He is our resident UNIX expert.
a student in the medical profession who watches a licensed doctor in order to learn a skill
For privacy reasons, she requested the resident nurse to leave.
dwelling, or having an abode, in a place for a continued length of time; residing on one's own estate; -- opposed to nonresident; as, resident in the city or in the country
fixed; stable; certain
one who resides or dwells in a place for some time
a diplomatic representative who resides at a foreign court; -- a term usualy applied to ministers of a rank inferior to that of ambassadors. See the Note under Minister, 4
A Resident, or in full Resident Minister, is a government official required to take up permanent residence in another country. A representative of his government, he officially has diplomatic functions which are often seen as a form of indirect rule.
Translations for resident
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
living or having one's home in a place
He is now resident abroad.
- residentePortuguese (BR)
- bydlící, usazenýCzech
- μόνιμος κάτοικοςGreek
- (alaliselt) elavEstonian
- koji stalno boraviCroatian
- tartózkodik vholHungarian
- 주재하고 있는Korean
- hjemmehørende, bosattNorwegian
- rezident (în)Romanian
- (постоянно) проживающийRussian
- bývajúci, usadenýSlovak
- stalno bivajočSlovenian
- bosatt, bofastSwedish
- oturan, sakinTurkish
- 定居的Chinese (Trad.)
- такий, що мешкаєUkrainian
- رہاءش پذیرUrdu
- có nhà ở đâu đóVietnamese
- 定居的居住的Chinese (Simp.)
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