non·​res·​i·​dent | \ ˌnän-ˈre-zə-dənt How to pronounce nonresident (audio) , -ˈrez-dənt, -ˌdent\

Definition of nonresident

: not residing in a particular place

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nonresident noun

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The Yellowstone region saw a 20% increase in nonresident spending, while the Glacier region saw a 12% increase. USA TODAY, "Moon rocks, Misty of Chincoteague, Haiku Stairs: News from around our 50 states," 28 June 2019 Sokolsky is a nonresident senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Eugene Rumer, Time, "How to Reset U.S.-Russian Relations Today," 20 June 2019 The Dominican Republic clocked more than 2.4 million nonresident visitors arriving by international air in the first four months of 2019, an increase of 4.8 percent over the same period last year. Deanna Pan,, "After a rash of mysterious deaths and the Ortiz shooting, will tourists still flock to the Dominican Republic?," 19 June 2019 Non-residents will be charged the $10 nonresident rate. Daniel I. Dorfman,, "How to celebrate the Fourth of July in Glencoe," 26 June 2018 Duke Ellington is a public magnet high school that requires nonresident tuition if students do not live within the city limits. Jenn M. Jackson, Teen Vogue, "Access to Education for Black Children Proves Difficult for Their Parents, Creating a Disadvantage," 13 Mar. 2019 The bank had already closed the nonresident business line in Estonia. Samuel Rubenfeld, WSJ, "SEC Joins List of Authorities Probing Money Laundering at Danske Bank," 21 Feb. 2019 The yuan also will eventually gain some reserve-currency attributes, especially within Asia, says Arvind Subramanian, a nonresident senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Saumya Vaishampayan, WSJ, "Dominant Dollar Bests Challengers," 20 Jan. 2019 Alaska state wildlife troopers in April 2016 received a tip from Wildlife Safeguard, a nonprofit volunteer citizen organization, that Simpson had taken nonresident hunters to Serpentine Hot Springs within the national preserve. Dan Joling, The Seattle Times, "Alaska guide pleads guilty to herding bears toward clients," 8 Jan. 2019

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First Known Use of nonresident

1540, in the meaning defined above

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non·​res·​i·​dent | \ ˈnän-ˈre-zə-dənt How to pronounce nonresident (audio) \

Kids Definition of nonresident

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: not living in a certain place a nonresident student



Kids Definition of nonresident (Entry 2 of 2)

: a person who does not live in a certain place

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