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occupant

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of occupant

  1. one who lives permanently in a place <the only occupants of that house are an old lady and her cat> Synonyms denizen, dweller, habitant, inhabiter, inhabitant, resident, resider, tenantRelated 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, villagerNear Antonyms alien, foreigner, nonresident; guest, tourist, visitor; defector, emigrant, escaper, evacuee, exile, expatriate, refugeeAntonyms transient




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