townspeople

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plural noun towns·peo·ple \-ˌpē-pəl\

Definition of townspeople

  1. 1 :  the inhabitants of a town or city :  townsmen

  2. 2 :  town-dwelling or town-bred persons

1587

First Known Use of townspeople

1587


TOWNSPEOPLE Defined for English Language Learners

townspeople

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plural noun towns·peo·ple \-ˌpē-pəl\

Definition of townspeople for English Language Learners

  • : the people who live in a town or city

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