fellow citizen

fellow citizen
(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun A person who is from one's own country: compatriot, countryman, countrywoman. See GROUP.

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  • fellow citizen — noun A person belonging to the same city as oneself or another • • • Main Entry: ↑fellow …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fellow Citizen — Infobox Film name = Fellow Citizen director =Abbas Kiarostami writer =Abbas Kiarostami starring = producer = released =Iran 1983 language =Persian runtime =52 min. imdb id =0085641 distributor = Fellow Citizen ( fa. Hamshahri) is a 1983 Iranian… …   Wikipedia

  • fellow citizen —   Hoa maka āinana …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • fellow-citizen — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fellow — Fel low, n. [OE. felawe, felaghe, Icel. f[=e]lagi, fr. f[=e]lag companionship, prop., a laying together of property; f[=e] property + lag a laying, pl. l[ o]g law, akin to liggja to lie. See {Fee}, and {Law}, {Lie} to be low.] 1. A companion; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fellow — in its meaning ‘belonging to the same class or activity’ used attributively (before a noun), is sometimes hyphened and sometimes written as a separate word: fellow citizen or fellow citizen. The modern tendency is to spell such combinations as… …   Modern English usage

  • citizen —   Kupa, maka āinana.    ♦ Fellow citizen, hoa maka āinana …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • citizen — 1 *inhabitant, resident, denizen Contrasted words: *stranger, outsider 2 Citizen, subject, national are comparable when denoting a person who is regarded as a member of a sovereign state, entitled to its protection, and subject to its laws.… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Citizen Erased — Song by Muse from the album Origin of Symmetry Released 17 June 2001 Recorded 2000/2001 at Real World Studio, Wiltshire Genre New prog …   Wikipedia

  • citizen — [sit′ə zən, sit′əsən] n. [ME & Anglo Fr citizein, altered (? infl. by denizen) < OFr citeain < cité: see CITY; CITIZEN sense 3 infl. by use of Fr citoyen during the Fr Revolution] 1. Historical a native or inhabitant, esp. a freeman or… …   English World dictionary

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