English verb: inhabit
|1.||inhabit (stative) inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of|
|Samples||People lived in Africa millions of years ago.|
The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted.
This kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean.
Deer are populating the woods.
|Synonyms||dwell, live, populate|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s PP|
|Narrower (hyponym)||bivouac, board, camp, camp out, cohabit, domicile, domiciliate, encamp, live together, lodge, lodge in, neighbor, neighbour, nest, occupy, overpopulate, people, reside, reside, room, shack, shack up, tenant, tent|
|2.||inhabit (stative) be present in|
|Samples||Sweet memories inhabit this house.|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Narrower (hyponym)||infest, infest, invade, overrun|
|3.||inhabit (stative) exist or be situated within|
|Samples||Strange notions inhabited her mind.|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||be, exist|