What does Resident mean?

Definitions for Resident
ˈrɛz ɪ dəntRes·i·dent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. resident, occupant, occupiernoun

    someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there

  2. house physician, resident, resident physicianadjective

    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"

  3. residentadjective

    living in a particular place

    "resident aliens"

  4. nonmigratory, residentadjective

    used of animals that do not migrate

Wiktionary

  1. residentnoun

    person, animal or plant living at a location or in an area

  2. residentnoun

    a bird which does not migrate during the course of the year

  3. residentnoun

    a graduated medical student who is receiving advanced training in a specialty

  4. residentadjective

    the person on hand who is the strongest in a particular skill or profession

    He is our resident UNIX expert.

  5. residentadjective

    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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Residentadjective

    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

    Etymology: [F. rsident, L. residens, -entis, p. pr. of residere. See Reside.]

  2. Residentadjective

    fixed; stable; certain

    Etymology: [F. rsident, L. residens, -entis, p. pr. of residere. See Reside.]

  3. Residentnoun

    one who resides or dwells in a place for some time

    Etymology: [F. rsident, L. residens, -entis, p. pr. of residere. See Reside.]

  4. Residentnoun

    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

    Etymology: [F. rsident, L. residens, -entis, p. pr. of residere. See Reside.]

Freebase

  1. Resident

    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.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. resident

    A British subject residing in an enemy's country may trade generally with the natives, but not in contraband.

Editors Contribution

  1. resident

    A person who lives at a specific address or location.

    The resident was clean, neat and tidy and loved their neighbours.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 19, 2020  

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Resident' in Nouns Frequency: #1041

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Resident' in Adjectives Frequency: #919

Anagrams for Resident »

  1. Dniester, inserted, nerdiest, sintered, tendries, trendies

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Resident in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Resident in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Resident in a Sentence

  1. Heston Silbert:

    If you as a resident in the area of the prison have noticed a neighbor hasn't been around, or if you've noticed a coworker hasn't come to work for a period of time, if it's something that's out of the norm, we would ask you to please call.

  2. Taylor Swift:

    Lately, there's been a new shift that has affected me personally and that I feel is a potentially harmful force in our industry, and as your resident loud person, I feel the need to bring it up, and that is the unregulated world of private equity coming in and buying up our music as if it is real estate, as if it's an app or a shoe line. This just happened to me without my approval, consultation or consent.

  3. Hans Bauer:

    Considering the relative ease with which lion signs were observed, it is likely that they are resident throughout Alatash and Dinder.

  4. John Gearson:

    The fact that he appears like a relatively ordinary young British resident is disquieting.

  5. Police Chief Keith MacPherson:

    Waltham resident Amos Frederick, 37, told the Associated Press on Wednesday as he walked through the complex. All of us stay indoors except during the day. If someone is just walking to their car, we watch out for them.

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