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inhabitant

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of inhabitant

  1. one who lives permanently in a place <the inhabitants of the town don't like the tourists> Synonyms denizen, dweller, habitant, inhabiter, occupant, resident, resider, tenant Related Words cohabitant, coresident; aborigine, native; citizen, national, subject; colonist, émigré (also emigré), migrant, newcomer, settler; burgher, local, localite, townee [chiefly British], townie (or towny), townsman, villager Near Antonyms alien, foreigner, nonresident; guest, tourist, visitor; defector, emigrant, escaper, evacuee, exile, expatriate, refugee Antonyms transient





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