townie


townie

noun

Definition of TOWNIE

1
a usually longtime resident of a locality <the townies are dismayed that all the venerable manses around the village green are being bought as vacation homes by rich interlopers>
Synonyms local, localite, townie (or towny), year-rounder
2
a person who lives in a town on a permanent basis <the university board met with an association representing the townies to figure out a solution to the problems created by off-campus parties>
Synonyms citizen, townie (or towny), townsman, villager
Antonyms noncitizen

Variants of TOWNIE

townie or towny

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