- dwel|ler [ˈdwelə US -ər] ncity/town/cave etc dwellera person or animal that lives in a particular place▪ City dwellers suffer higher pollution levels.
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Dweller — Dwell er, n. An inhabitant; a resident; as, a cave dweller. Dwellers at Jerusalem. Acts i. 19. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
dweller — index citizen, denizen, domiciliary, habitant, inhabitant, inmate, lodger, occupant, resident … Law dictionary
dweller — late 14c., agent noun from DWELL (Cf. dwell) (q.v.) … Etymology dictionary
dweller — UK [ˈdwelə(r)] / US [ˈdwelər] noun [countable] Word forms dweller : singular dweller plural dwellers someone who lives in a particular type of place a city/country/cave dweller … English dictionary
dweller — n. a cave; cliff; lake dweller * * * [ dwelə] cliff lake dweller a cave … Combinatory dictionary
dweller — [[t]dwe̱lə(r)[/t]] dwellers N COUNT: supp N A city dweller or slum dweller, for example, is a person who lives in the kind of place or house indicated. The number of city dwellers is growing... But in some respects cave dwellers were far cleverer … English dictionary
dweller — noun a person who inhabits a particular place (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑inhabitant, ↑habitant, ↑denizen, ↑indweller • Derivationally related forms: ↑dwell, ↑inhabit ( … Useful english dictionary
dweller — dwell|er [ dwelər ] noun count someone who lives in a particular type of place: a city/country/cave dweller … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
dweller — noun (C) city /town/cave/forest dweller a person or animal that lives in a particular place: City dwellers suffer higher pollution levels. dwelling / dwelIN/ noun (C) formal a house, apartment etc where people live … Longman dictionary of contemporary English