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res·i·dent

 (rĕz′ĭ-dənt, -dĕnt′)
n.
1. One who resides in a particular place permanently or for an extended period, as:
a. A diplomatic official residing in a foreign seat of government.
b. A colonial official acting as adviser to the ruler of a protected state, often having quasi-gubernatorial powers.
c. A member of an intelligence-gathering or nonuniformed law enforcement agency who resides and oversees operations in a certain locale: the FBI resident in St. Louis.
d. One who lives in a dormitory.
2. A physician receiving specialized clinical training in a hospital, usually after completing an internship.
3. A nonmigratory bird or other animal.
adj.
1. Dwelling in a particular place; residing: resident aliens.
2. Living somewhere in connection with duty or work.
3. Inherently present: resident anxieties.
4. Nonmigratory: resident fauna.

resident

(ˈrɛzɪdənt)
n
1. a person who resides in a place
2. (Social Welfare) social welfare an occupant of a welfare agency home. Former name: inmate
3. (Historical Terms) (esp formerly) a representative of the British government in a British protectorate
4. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (esp formerly) a representative of the British government in a British protectorate
5. (Historical Terms) (esp in the 17th century) a diplomatic representative ranking below an ambassador
6. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (esp in the 17th century) a diplomatic representative ranking below an ambassador
7. (Historical Terms) (in India, formerly) a representative of the British governor general at the court of a native prince
8. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in India, formerly) a representative of the British governor general at the court of a native prince
9. (Zoology) a bird or other animal that does not migrate
10. (Medicine) US and Canadian a physician who lives in the hospital where he or she works while undergoing specialist training after completing his or her internship. Compare house physician
11. (Professions) US and Canadian a physician who lives in the hospital where he or she works while undergoing specialist training after completing his or her internship. Compare house physician
12. (Medicine) Brit and NZ a junior doctor, esp a house officer, who lives in the hospital in which he or she works
13. (Professions) Brit and NZ a junior doctor, esp a house officer, who lives in the hospital in which he or she works
adj
14. living in a place; residing
15. living or staying at a place in order to discharge a duty, etc
16. (of qualities, characteristics, etc) existing or inherent (in)
17. (Zoology) (of birds and other animals) not in the habit of migrating
ˈresidentˌship n

res•i•dent

(ˈrɛz ɪ dənt)

n.
1. a person who resides in a place.
2. a physician employed by a hospital while receiving specialized training there.
3. (in British India) a representative of the British governor general at the court of an Indian ruler.
4. the governor of a residency in the Dutch East Indies.
adj.
5. residing; dwelling in a place.
6. living or staying at a place in discharge of duty.
7. (of qualities) existing; intrinsic.
8. (of birds) not migratory.
9.
a. encoded and permanently available to a computer user, as a font in a printer's ROM or software on a CD-ROM.
b. (of a computer program) currently active or standing by in computer memory, as a TSR program.
res′i•dent•ship`, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.resident - someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born thereresident - someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
denizen, dweller, habitant, inhabitant, indweller - a person who inhabits a particular place
Alexandrian - a resident or native of Alexandria (especially Alexandria in Egypt)
coaster - a resident of a coastal area
colonial - a resident of a colony
dalesman - a person who lives in the dales of northern England
housemate - someone who resides in the same house with you
inmate - one of several resident of a dwelling (especially someone confined to a prison or hospital)
metropolitan - a person who lives in a metropolis
outlier - a person who lives away from his place of work
owner-occupier - an occupant who owns the home that he/she lives in
sojourner - a temporary resident
stater - a resident of a particular state or group of states; "Keystone stater"; "farm staters"
suburbanite - a resident of a suburb
tenant - any occupant who dwells in a place
towner, townsman - a resident of a town or city
nonresident - someone who does not live in a particular place; "described by an admiring nonresident as a green and pleasant land"
2.resident - a physician (especially an intern) who lives in a hospital and cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision of the medical staff of the hospitalresident - 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"
doc, doctor, physician, Dr., MD, medico - a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"
Adj.1.resident - living in a particular place; "resident aliens"
nonresident - not living in a particular place or owned by permanent residents; "nonresident students who commute to classes"; "nonresident real estate"
2.resident - used of animals that do not migrate

resident

noun
1. inhabitant, citizen, native, householder, denizen, indweller, local Ten per cent of residents live below the poverty line.
inhabitant visitor, nonresident
2. tenant, occupant, lodger Council house residents purchasing their own homes
3. guest, client, lodger, boarder Bar closed on Sunday except to hotel residents.
adjective
1. inhabiting, living, staying, settled, dwelling, residing He had been resident in Brussels since 1967.
inhabiting visiting, nonresident
2. incumbent, permanent a talk on health by the resident physician
3. local, neighbourhood The resident population of the inner city has risen.
Translations
ساكِنمُقيممُقِيم
obyvatelusazenýbydlícídomácídomovní
beboerborgerbosiddende
asukas
stanovnik
búsetturbúsettur á vinnustaîíbúi
居住者
주민
apsigyvenęsapsigyventidarbovietėje gyvenantisgyvenamasisgyvenantis
darbavietā dzīvojošsdzīvojošsiedzīvotājs
bývajúcidomovýusadený
prebivalec
vara bosatt
ผู้พักอาศัย
sakinçalıştığı yerde yatıp kalkanoturanoturan kimse
người dân

resident

[ˈrezɪdənt]
A. ADJ
1. [person, Comput] → residente; [population] → permanente; [doctor, servant] → interno; [bird] → no migratorio
to be resident in a towntener domicilio fijo en una ciudad
we were resident there for some yearsresidimos allí durante varios años
2. (Comput) → residente
B. N [of hotel, guesthouse] → huésped mf; [of area, in block of flats] → vecino/a m/f; (in country) → residente mf
residents' associationasociación f de vecinos
the residents got together to protestlos vecinos se reunieron para protestar

resident

[ˈrɛzɪdənt]
n
[house, area] → résident(e) m/f
the local residents → les riverains mpl
(US) (= doctor) → résident(e) m/f
adj
[population] → résident(e)
to be resident in
Since 1947 she has been resident in Spain → Depuis 1947, elle est résidente en Espagne.
They are now resident in Japan → Ils sont maintenant résidents au Japon.
(British) [doctor, teacher] → résident(e)
resident doctor → médecin mf résident(e)
(US) [doctor] → résident(e)

resident

n
Bewohner(in) m(f); (in town) → Einwohner(in) m(f); (of hospital)Patient(in) m(f); (of prison)Insasse m, → Insassin f; (in hotel) → Gast m; “access restricted to residents only”Anlieger frei“; “parking for residents only”Parkplatz nur für Mieter; (on road) → Parken nur für Anlieger gestattet; (at hotel) → Parkplatz nur für Gäste
(= doctor)Anstaltsarzt m/-ärztin f
adj
(in country, town) → wohnhaft; (= attached to institution)ansässig, Haus-; (Comput) → resident; they are resident in Germanysie haben ihren Wohnsitz in Deutschland; the resident populationdie ansässige Bevölkerung; are you resident in the hotel?sind Sie Hotelgast/Hotelgäste?; she is our resident expert on … (hum)sie ist unsere Expertin vor Ort für …
(Zool) fox, badger etcortsansässig; the resident populationdie ortsansässige Population
(fig form) to be resident in something = reside b

resident

[ˈrɛzɪdnt]
1. nabitante m/f; (of hotel) → cliente m/f
local residents → abitanti della zona
2. adj (tutor, specialist) → interno/a; (population) → stabile
to be resident in a town/in London → risiedere in una città/a Londra

resident

(ˈrezidənt) noun
a person who lives or has his home in a particular place. a resident of Edinburgh.
adjective
1. living or having one's home in a place. He is now resident abroad.
2. living, having to live, or requiring a person to live, in the place where he works. a resident caretaker.
reside (rəˈzaid) verb
to live or have one's home in a place. He now resides abroad.
ˈresidence noun
1. a person's home, especially the grand house of someone important.
2. the act of living in a place, or the time of this. during his residence in Spain.
ˈresidencyplural ˈresidencies noun
the home of the governor etc in a colony etc.
ˌresiˈdential (-ˈdenʃəl) adjective
1. (of an area of a town etc) containing houses rather than offices, shops etc. This district is mainly residential; a residential neighbourhood/area.
2. requiring a person to live in the place where he works. a residential post.
3. of, concerned with, living in a place.
ˈresidence hall noun
(American dormitory) a building with rooms for university students to live in.
in residence
(especially of someone important) staying in a place, sometimes to perform some official duties. The Queen is in residence here this week.
take up residence
to go and live (in a place, building etc). He has taken up residence in France.

resident

مُقِيم obyvatel beboer Einwohner κάτοικος residente asukas résident stanovnik residente 居住者 주민 bewoner beboer rezydent residente житель vara bosatt ผู้พักอาศัย sakin người dân 居民

res·i·dent

n. médico-a residente, que cursa una residencia.

resident

n residente mf; (physician) médico -ca mf residente, residente mf; family practice — residente de medicina familiar; medical — residente de medicina interna; surgical — residente de cirugía
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For three hours the distracted young merchant wandered through the resident streets of Winesburg blind with anger, brought on by his failure to declare his determination not to be queer.
On entering the shop, she found an old man there, a humble resident of Pyncheon Street, and whom, for a great many years past, she had suffered to be a kind of familiar of the house.
What she compelled herself to believe -- what, finally, she reasoned upon as her motive for continuing a resident of New England -- was half a truth, and half a self-delusion.
At this day Captain Pollard is a resident of Nantucket.
Among the passengers on the boat was a young gentleman of fortune and family, resident in New Orleans, who bore the name of St.
At this, above the salt, sat the visiting nobles and the grown members of their families, of both sexes, -- the resident Court, in effect -- sixty-one per- sons; below the salt sat minor officers of the house- hold, with their principal subordinates: altogether a hundred and eighteen persons sitting, and about as many liveried servants standing behind their chairs, or serving in one capacity or another.
I think that one who mixes much with Americans long resident abroad must arrive at this conclusion.
He was a stranger to nearly every member of that body; but, having recently made his escape from the south- ern prison-house of bondage, and feeling his curiosity excited to ascertain the principles and measures of the abolitionists,--of whom he had heard a somewhat vague description while he was a slave,--he was in- duced to give his attendance, on the occasion al- luded to, though at that time a resident in New Bedford.
Suckling, who has been eleven years a resident at Maple Grove, and whose father had it before himI believe, at leastI am almost sure that old Mr.
We had just agreed the best destiny which could await Catherine would be a permission to continue resident at the Grange; at least during Linton's life: he being allowed to join her there, and I to remain as housekeeper.
Such were the terms on which Miss Garth was now a resident in Mr.
I, Alexandre Manette, unfortunate physician, native of Beauvais, and afterwards resident in Paris, write this melancholy paper in my doleful cell in the Bastille, during the last month of the year,1767.