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citizen British & World English

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

citizen English Thesaurus

a British citizen

non-citizen British & World English

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

John Citizen British & World English

A hypothetical ordinary man

active citizen British & World English

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

citizen science British & World 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 British & World English

A person from one’s own city or country

senior citizen British & World English

An elderly person, especially an old-age pensioner

senior citizen English Thesaurus

a Christmas treat for the senior citizens of the village

citizen journalism British & World English

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

citizen's arrest British & World English

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

Citizen's Charter British & World 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 British & World 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 British & World English

A person who is at home in any country

citizen of the world in citizen British & World English

A person who is at home in any country