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 The order addresses the status of three groups of nonresident immigrants: Spouses of U.S. citizens. Erick Trevino, The Arizona Republic, 24 June 2024 Hathaway is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law at Yale University School of Law and a nonresident scholar at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Oona A. Hathaway, Foreign Affairs, 16 May 2024 Park passes cost: $28 for residents (and $15.50 for a second vehicle), $13 for Wisconsin seniors, and $38 for nonresident stickers (and $20.50 for a second vehicle). Hannah Kirby, Journal Sentinel, 27 Mar. 2024 There’s Only So Much AI Can Do The installation of this kind of intelligent transport system is to be welcomed, says R.K. Misra, a nonresident scholar at think tank Carnegie India who specializes in urban planning and transport. IEEE Spectrum, 21 Mar. 2024 See all Example Sentences for nonresident 

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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 22 Jul. 2024.

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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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