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1. people (47)

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We found 47 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word people:
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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. people, the People, the people: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. people, the People, the people: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. people: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. people, the people: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. people: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. people, people: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. People, People, People, people, people, people, people: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. people, the people: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. -people, people: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. -people, people: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. people: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. people: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. People, people, the people: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. people: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. People, people: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. people: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. people: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. PEOPLE, People (American magazine), People (Animal Collective EP), People (Australian magazine), People (Barbra Streisand album), People (Barbra Streisand song), People (Hillsong United album), People (Hothouse Flowers album), People (Howard Jones album), People (James Brown album), People (King Crimson song), People (Mi-Sex song), People (Microsoft service), People (TV series), People (Windows), People (band), People (disambiguation), People (magazine), People (play), People (song), People, People, The People (Common song), The People (EP), The People (film), The People: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. People: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. people: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. people: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. people: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. people: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. People: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  25. People: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  26. people: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. people: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. people: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. People, people: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. The People, people: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. people: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. people: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. people: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  2. people: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  3. PEOPLE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  4. people, the people: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  5. people: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. people: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. people: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. People: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. PEOPLE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. The People, people: Idioms [home, info]
  4. PEOPLE: AbbreviationZ [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. people: Postmodern Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. people: Webster's New World Telecom Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (people)

noun:  (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively ("Old people")
noun:  members of a family line ("His people have been farmers for generations")
noun:  the body of citizens of a state or country ("The Spanish people")
noun:  the common people generally ("Power to the people")
verb:  fill with people or supply with inhabitants ("People a room")
verb:  make one's home or live in ("These people inhabited all the islands that are now deserted")
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #13191)

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Phrases that include people:   free people, irish people, french people, peculiar people, man of the people, more...

Words similar to people:   citizenry, dwell, inhabit, live, mass, masses, multitude, peopled, peopleless, peopling, populate, reside, shack, hoi polloi, more...

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