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Engelsk navneord: people

1. people (om gruppe) (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOld people.
There were at least 200 people in the audience.

Mindre specifikke termergroup, grouping

Mere specifikke termerage bracket, age group, ancients, baffled, blind, blood, brave, business, business people, businesspeople, cautious, chosen people, class, clientele, coevals, cohort, common people, contemporaries, country, damned, dead, deaf, defeated, developmentally challenged, disabled, discomfited, doomed, enemy, enlightened, episcopacy, episcopate, folk, folks, free, free people, generation, handicapped, homebound, initiate, land, living, lobby, lost, maimed, mentally retarded, migration, nation, nationality, network army, patronage, peanut gallery, peoples, pocket, poor, poor people, populace, population, public, rank and file, retarded, retreated, rich, rich people, sick, smart money, social class, socio-economic class, stratum, timid, tradespeople, unconfessed, unemployed, unemployed people, uninitiate, womankind, world, wounded

Tilhører disse specifikke termerindividual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul

Tilhører disse overordnede termerhuman beings, human race, humanity, humankind, humans, man, mankind, world

Overordnet anvendelseplural, plural form

2. people (om gruppe) the body of citizens of a state or country

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe Spanish people.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)citizenry

Mindre specifikke termergroup, grouping

Mere specifikke termerAchaean, Aeolian, Arcado-Cyprians, country people, countryfolk, Dorian, electorate, governed, Ionian

Tilhører disse specifikke termercitizen

3. people (om gruppe) members of a family line

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis people have been farmers for generations.
Are your people still alive?.

Mindre specifikke termerfamily, family line, folk, kinfolk, kinsfolk, phratry, sept

4. people (om gruppe) the common people generally

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSeparate the warriors from the mass.
Power to the people.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hoi polloi, mass, masses, multitude, the great unwashed

Mindre specifikke termergroup, grouping

Mere specifikke termeraudience, followers, following, laity, temporalty

Engelsk udsagnsord: people

1. people (om ændring) fill with people

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStalin wanted to people the empty steppes.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerpopulate

2. people (om tilstand) furnish with people

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe plains are sparsely populated.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termerdwell, inhabit, live, populate

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