What does resident mean?

Definitions for resident
ˈrɛz ɪ dəntres·i·dent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. resident, occupant, occupier(noun)

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

  2. 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"

  3. resident(adj)

    living in a particular place

    "resident aliens"

  4. nonmigratory, resident(adj)

    used of animals that do not migrate

Wiktionary

  1. resident(Noun)

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

  2. resident(Noun)

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

  3. resident(Noun)

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

  4. resident(Adjective)

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

    He is our resident UNIX expert.

  5. resident(Adjective)

    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. Resident(adj)

    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

  2. Resident(adj)

    fixed; stable; certain

  3. Resident(noun)

    one who resides or dwells in a place for some time

  4. Resident(noun)

    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

  5. Origin: [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.

British National Corpus

  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

How to pronounce resident?

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How to say resident in sign language?

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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. Erin Fougères:

    They won't typically leave their resident area.

  2. John Gearson:

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

  3. Richard Leakey:

    We can't say to the Nairobi resident: 'You have to sit in a traffic jam for the rest of your life,'.

  4. Eugene Kung:

    The fix was in from the start, this project amounts to a death sentence for the South Resident orcas.

  5. Marc Edwards:

    From every single scientific perspective, the more water a resident uses, the better the water is going to be.

Images & Illustrations of resident

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