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person US English

A human being regarded as an individual

-person US English

Used as a neutral alternative to -man in nouns denoting professional status, a position of authority, etc.

person US Thesaurus

that person over there is the one who called the police

people US Thesaurus

crowds of people

in person US English

With the personal presence or action of the individual specified

bar person US English

A person who works in a bar

legal person US English

An individual, company, or other entity that has legal rights and is subject to obligations

people person US English

A person who enjoys or is particularly good at interacting with others

third person US English

A third party

young person US English

(In the UK) a person generally from 14 to 17 years of age

business person US English

A man or woman who works in business or commerce, especially at an executive level

contact person US English

A person who provides a link for information or representation between two parties

person-to-person US English

Taking place directly between individuals

displaced person US English

A person who is forced to leave their home country because of war, persecution, or natural disaster; a refugee

in the person of US English

In the physical form of

person of color US English

A person who is not white or of European parentage

first-person shooter US English

A type of video game whose gameplay involves shooting enemies and other targets and in which a player views the action as though through the eyes of the character they are controlling

be one's own person US English

Do or be what one wishes or in accordance with one’s own character rather than as influenced by others

third-person shooter US English

A type of video game whose gameplay involves shooting enemies and other targets and in which a player views the action as if from a position behind the character they are controlling

in person in person US English

With the personal presence or action of the individual specified

be in another person's shoes US English

Be (or put oneself) in another person’s situation or predicament

unperson US English

A person whose name or existence is denied or ignored, especially because of a political misdemeanor

boat people US English

Refugees who have left a country by sea, in particular the Vietnamese who fled in small boats to Hong Kong, Australia, and elsewhere after the conquest of South Vietnam by North Vietnam in 1975

layperson US English

A nonordained member of a church

nonperson US English

A person regarded as nonexistent or unimportant, or as having no rights; an ignored or forgotten person

transperson US English

A person who is transgender or transsexual

waitperson US English

A waiter or waitress (used as a neutral alternative)

anchorperson US English

An anchorman or anchorwoman (used as a neutral alternative)

cameraperson US English

A cameraman or camerawoman (used as a neutral alternative)

little people US English

The ordinary people in a country, organization, etc., who do not have much power

in person in person US Thesaurus

I hope to talk to you in person before I leave Cleveland

be one's own person in person US English

Do or be what one wishes or in accordance with one’s own character rather than as influenced by others

in the person of in person US English

In the physical form of

old person in old US Thesaurus

the old people in this community deserve our support

be in another person's shoes in shoe US English

Be (or put oneself) in another person’s situation or predicament

be or put oneself in another person's shoes in shoe US English

Be (or put oneself) in another person’s situation or predicament