non·​res·​i·​dent ˌnän-ˈre-zə-dənt How to pronounce nonresident (audio)
: not residing in a particular place
nonresident noun

Examples of nonresident in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But China’s ability to broker deals between embittered nations in the region is limited, because of a lack of experience and knowledge, said Jonathan Fulton, a nonresident senior fellow with the Atlantic Council. Raja Abdulrahim, New York Times, 21 Sep. 2023 Michael Mazza is a nonresident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and a senior nonresident fellow at the Global Taiwan Institute. Shay Khatiri, National Review, 12 Sep. 2023 The campus also moved to raise funds by enrolling more out-of-state and international students to offset declining state funding with revenue from nonresident tuition, which is higher. Teresa Watanabe, Los Angeles Times, 3 Aug. 2023 Therefore, 33 of the 42 Arkansas students face the higher cost of nonresident tuition and likelihood of substantial student education loans. Ryan Anderson, Arkansas Online, 29 July 2023 Fricke says such quotas were set to reduce nonresident hunting pressure by about 25 percent. Katie Hill, Outdoor Life, 3 May 2023 Gabriel Nicholas is a research fellow at the Center for Democracy & Technology and a nonresident fellow at the NYU Information Law Institute. Gabriel Nicholas, Washington Post, 10 Aug. 2023 Split time can complicate taxes further because states vary in how many days a nonresident employee can work in a nonresident state before withholding is required. Medora Lee, USA TODAY, 17 Feb. 2023 This is a departure from the previously unlimited nonresident permit availability. Katie Hill, Outdoor Life, 3 May 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1540, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonresident was in 1540

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“Nonresident.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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non·​res·​i·​dent (ˈ)nän-ˈrez-əd-ənt How to pronounce nonresident (audio)
: not living in a particular place
nonresident noun

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