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Princeton's WordNet

  1. peoplesnoun

    the human beings of a particular nation or community or ethnic group

    "the indigenous peoples of Australia"

Wiktionary

  1. peoplesnoun

    (already a plural form) - a race, group or nationality.

    The course studies the history of Africa and the peoples who lived there.

  2. Peoplesadjective

    Of, from, or controlled by the people rather than a ruling elite (at least officially).

  3. peoplesadjective

    Considered to be of, from, or in tune with the common people, rather than from a ruling elite

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  1. Peoples

    Peoples is a defunct chain of department stores located in the Puget Sound area of Washington. The company was founded in 1888 in downtown Tacoma. The flagship store opened in 1895 at the corner of Pacific and 11th Street, which was the main intersection of downtown at the time. The store was expanded to the south in 1957. Peoples first expanded in the early 1940s by operating a chain of appliance stores called Electric City in many Puget Sound cities. Many of these stores would later be expanded to include apparel and would be rebranded under the Peoples name. By 1948 there were twelve stores in the Peoples chain. By 1968, the chain had consolidated its 12 small stores into seven larger regional stores. The new stores anchored several malls as well as stand-alone locations in downtown areas. The company was shut down by its parent company, Mercantile Stores, in 1984. The flagship Tacoma store was remodeled and renamed Puget Sound Plaza and currently houses offices and a Key Bank branch.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of peoples in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of peoples in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of peoples in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Massie:

    I believe I'm in order because you interrupted my colleague to talk about social distancing and masks and opened this session with a discussion about masks, we're sitting here in little chairs back herelike children doing the peoples' business while there are empty seats up there. Yet we all flew here, if you flew here, on airplanes, shoulder-to-shoulder.

  2. Russian President Vladimir Putin:

    I am convinced that a multi-faceted dialogue between Russia and Egypt will continue to deepen and expand for the benefit of the peoples of our countries, for the sake of peace and stability in the Middle East and North Africa.

  3. Tom Cole:

    With todays changes, the majority is seeking to silence views they are afraid of with no regard for this institution or the American peoples trust in our constitutional responsibility to govern, and govern well.

  4. Loachild:

    Some times the best place to hide... is in other peoples prejudices

  5. Haimer abdou:

    Heaven does not tell stories of oppressed peoples.

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