Definition of citizenship
- He was granted U.S. citizenship.
- The students are learning the value of good citizenship.
She applied for Polish citizenship.
He was granted U.S. citizenship.
The students are learning the value of good citizenship.
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: the fact or status of being a citizen of a particular place
: the qualities that a person is expected to have as a responsible member of a community
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