villager villager  /ˈvɪ lɪ dʒər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) one who has lived in a village most of their life

Usage(s):

  1. Ghulam Abbas, an unemployed villager in rural Dosera, Punjab province, describes a climate of fear on election day.
  2. Country Girl: A villager moves to the big, bad city Getting Green: Activists seeking to avert an environmental disaster are tapping the ranks of the very young.
  3. Kenyan villager, who offered a dowry of 40 goats and 20 cows to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during her Kenya visit to gain her approval of his bid to marry Chelsea Clinton.

News

  1. Book shows Vietnam through soldiers' photos

    A villager smiles. A soldier washes the muck of the jungle from his body. These are the scenes portrayed in a new book Ross Lewis is speaking about this weekend at a Vietnam veterans reunion here.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

  2. Inside this week's Beacon-Villager: June 13-19, 2013

    Take a look at some of what's inside this week's Beacon-Villager.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Beacon-Villager

  3. Megaman: Super Smash Bros. debuts trailer featuring the Blue Bomber

    By VERONICA LINARES, UPI.com Nintendo unveils a trailer for its upcoming Super Smash Bros. game featuring Mega Man and The Villager.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: UPI

Quotes

  1. "It's called 'The Virgin Goat'. It is a lovely script. I play a villager who is taking his goat-on-heat for mating. It's entirely the story of my character," Paresh told IANS.
    on Jun 16, 2008 By: Paresh Rawal Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

  2. "A villager can sell a chicken for at least 80 to 100 rupees for a single chicken, so their resistance to culling is not wrong at all," said Nazrul Islam, the president of the West Bengal Poultry Association.
    on Jan 25, 2008 By: Nazrul Islam Source: Reuters

  3. "Making Gandhi meant an enormous amount to me," said Kingsley of the eponymous epic which was directed by Sir Richard Attenborough. "I remember one villager coming up to us when we were filming and saying, 'It's wonderful to see him again,' -...
    on May 16, 2009 By: Ben Kingsley Source: Times Online

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