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villager

[vil-i-jer]
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noun
  1. an inhabitant of a village.
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Origin of villager

First recorded in 1560–70; village + -er1
Related formsnon·vil·lag·er, noun
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Related Words for villager

voter, civilian, resident, national, settler, inhabitant, taxpayer, villager, dweller, commoner, aborigine, denizen, subject, householder, occupant, native, cosmopolite, burgher, burgess, townsperson

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British Dictionary definitions for villager

villager

noun
  1. an inhabitant of a village
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adjective
  1. East African backward, unsophisticated, or illiterate
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