- encoded and permanently available to a computer user, as a font in a printer's ROM or software on a CD-ROM.
- (of a computer program) currently active or standing by in computer memory.
Origin of resident
Related Words for residentdweller, inmate, citizen, inhabitant, local, tenant, native, lodger, habitant, denizen, squatter, householder, occupant, suburbanite, liver, indweller, resider, urbanite
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Contemporary Examples of resident
Interviews in Serial (including ones from Adnan) do acknowledge that Jay was known as a resident bad boy at Woodlawn High School.The Deal With Serial’s Jay? He’s Pissed Off, Mucks Up Our Timeline
December 31, 2014
"Now we have two families that's missing someone from the holidays," a Bedford-Stuyvesant resident told a local news station.Anger at The Cop Killer - And The Police
December 21, 2014
On the following Monday, it was arranged by my Resident Adviser that I would meet with the dean of students, Robert Canevari.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything
December 16, 2014
Some 1.1 million Syrian refugees are currently living in Lebanon, making up one-quarter of the resident population.Drawing on the Memories of Syrian Women
November 26, 2014
“The situation is no longer under control,” says Ehab, a resident of al-Amari refugee camp outside Ramallah.Intifada 3.0: Growing Unrest and a Plot to Kill an Israeli Minister
November 21, 2014
Historical Examples of resident
The Menghyi divided his talk between the Resident and myself.Camps, Quarters and Casual Places
What of the spirit, the resident divinity of so fair a temple?The Works of Whittier, Volume V (of VII)
John Greenleaf Whittier
A flowery way, he was sure, with real grass in it like the Resident's garden.
After all, there were trees and grass; good grass, and more of it than in the Resident's garden.
In the year 1850 a resident of Brooklyn came home from a trip to Europe.The Meaning of Evolution
Samuel Christian Schmucker
mid-15c., "an inhabitant, one who resides," from resident (adj.). Meaning "medical graduate in practice in a hospital as training" first attested 1892, American English.
late 14c., "dwelling, residing," from Old French resident and directly from Latin residentem (nominative residens), present participle of residere "to sit down, settle" (see reside).