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

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

  2. Resident(adj)

    fixed; stable; certain

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

  3. Resident(noun)

    one who resides or dwells in a place for some time

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

  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

    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  

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

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

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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. Coney Island:

    Coney Island resident and arts decided Coney Island resident and arts'd take over the entire neighborhood one day a year and put on a wacky art parade.

  2. President Obama:

    People should be gathering up their papers, make sure you can show you are a long standing resident of the United States.

  3. Masachika Kawata:

    VR brings an absolutely unprecedented level of immersion to the horror experience of 'Resident Evil'. It's a totally new dimension as to how you experience the fear especially because in VR the headset tracks your movement and you can look around the environment using your own head and see everything around you.

  4. Jerry Davis:

    We've experienced a reduction in lock-outs, so that increases resident satisfaction. It also means our guys aren't getting called out in the middle of the night and being paid overtime.

  5. Knox News:

    Sandy Blankenships pictured with Sandy Blankenships daughter husband, Rex. ( Courtesy of Sandy Blankenships daughter) A family member of another resident took to Facebook to describe staff members work against the virus as fighting a fire you cant see.

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