Chinese English Dictionary

中文, 汉语, 漢語 - English

居民 in English:

1. inhabitant


Most of the inhabitants were asked to take part in the exercise during which they had to pretend that their city had been bombed.
The inhabitants are really polite.
How many inhabitants are in Warsaw?
This archipelago in the Indian Ocean has 596 inhabitants.
The inhabitants of many Pacific islands rely on the money that visitors spend.
A lot of inhabitants of my hometown complain about the dirt.
inhabitant registration office
American Indians are native inhabitants of the USA.
a city of five million inhabitants
As an inhabitant of this city, I can decide who I want my mayor to be.

2. residents


They carried on with the construction in the face of strong opposition from the residents.
The residents made complaints about the noise.
Some residents took a wait-and-see attitude while others prepared for heavy flooding.
local residents are not happy about the fact that the government seems to be cutting down more and more trees
For the residents of Edo, the first bonito of the year was something that had to be bought, even if it meant borrowing money.
The mayor of Naples has apologised to a US tourist who was beaten up by local residents shortly after he was mugged.
The implication was that where there was a well, there were residents.
On seeing this, I can't help thinking: Can the residents of Beijing keep up with such a pace?
There was a flare-up between local residents and state regulators.

English word "居民"(residents) occurs in sets:

在城市里 - In the city