HyperDic: occupier

English > 2 senses of the word occupier:
NOUNperson occupier, resident, occupantsomeone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
person occupiera member of a military force who is residing in a conquered foreign country
occupier > pronunciation
Soundsaa'kyahpay.er
Rhymesacquire ... wire: 63 rhymes with ayer...
English > occupier: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there.
Synonymsresident, occupant
NarrowerAlexandrianA resident or native of Alexandria / Alexandria (especially Alexandria in Egypt)
coasterA resident of a coastal area
colonialA resident of a colony
dalesmanA person who lives in the dales of northern England
housematesomeone who resides in the same house with you
inmateOne of several resident of a dwelling (especially someone confined to a prison or hospital / hospital)
metropolitanA person who lives in a metropolis
outlierA person who lives away from his place of work
owner-occupierAn occupant who owns the home that he/she lives in
sojournerA temporary resident
staterA resident of a particular state or group of states
suburbaniteA resident of a suburb
tenantAny occupant who dwells in a place
townsman, townerA resident of a town or city
Broaderinhabitant, habitant, dweller, denizen, indwellerA person who inhabits a particular place
Oppositenonresidentsomeone who does not live in a particular place
Spanishocupante, residente
Catalanocupant, resident
Verbsoccupylive (in a certain place)
English > occupier: 2 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA member of a military force who is residing in a conquered foreign country.
Categorymilitary, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machineThe military forces of a nation
Broaderserviceman, military man, man, military personnelsomeone who serves in the armed forces
Verbsoccupymarch aggressively into another's territory by military force for the purposes of conquest and occupation

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