Resident vs Lieger - What's the difference?

resident | lieger |


As nouns the difference between resident and lieger

is that resident is resident while lieger is (obsolete) a resident ambassador.

As a verb resident

is .

resident

Noun

(en noun)
  • Person]], animal or plant [[live, living at a location or in an area.
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  • A bird which does not migrate during the course of the year.
  • A graduated medical student who is receiving advanced training in a specialty.
  • A diplomatic representative who resides at a foreign court, usually of inferior rank to an ambassador.
  • Derived terms

    * permanent resident

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Dwelling, or having an abode, in a place for a continued length of time; residing on one's own estate.
  • resident in the city or in the country
  • Based in a particular place; on hand; local.
  • He is our resident computer expert.
  • (obsolete) Fixed; stable; certain.
  • * Jeremy Taylor
  • stable and resident like a rock
  • * Davenant
  • one there still resident as day and night

    Anagrams

    * ----

    lieger

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) A resident ambassador.
  • (Denham)
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