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citizen US English

A legally recognized subject or national of a state or commonwealth, either native or naturalized

citizen US Thesaurus

a Japanese citizen

John Citizen US English

A hypothetical ordinary man

active citizen US English

A person who actively takes responsibility and initiative in areas of public concern such as crime prevention and the local community

citizen science US English

The collection and analysis of data relating to the natural world by members of the general public, typically as part of a collaborative project with professional scientists

fellow citizen US English

A person from one’s own city or country

senior citizen US English

An elderly person, especially one who is retired and living on a pension

senior citizen US Thesaurus

affordable housing for senior citizens

citizen journalism US English

The collection, dissemination, and analysis of news and information by the general public, especially by means of the Internet

citizen's arrest US English

An arrest by an ordinary person without a warrant, allowable in certain cases

Citizen's Charter US English

A document setting out the rights of citizens, especially a British government document of 1991 that guaranteed citizens the right of redress on occasions where a public service failed to meet certain standards

second-class citizen US English

A person belonging to a social or political group whose rights and opportunities are inferior to those of the dominant group in a society

citizen of the world US English

A person who is at home in any country

noncitizen US English

A person who is not an inhabitant or national of a particular country or town

citizen of the world in citizen US English

A person who is at home in any country