What is resident?

  • (noun): Someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there.
    Synonyms: occupant, occupier
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "resident":

  • (noun): 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.
    Example: "The resident was receiving special clinical training at the hospital"
    Synonyms: house physician, resident physician
  • (adj): Used of animals that do not migrate.
    Synonyms: nonmigratory
  • (adj): Living in a particular place.
    Example: "Resident aliens"