1. [ noun ] the people who live in a nation or country
Synonyms: country nation a_people land

"a statement that sums up the nation's mood" "the news was announced to the nation" "the whole country worshipped him"

Related terms: people Swiss French English British Irish Spanish dutch national
2. [ noun ] the status of belonging to a particular nation by birth or naturalization
Related terms: status
Similar spelling:   national