Then again, the interior minister can just make you a citizen.
These top-down schemes need city-size investment, and the citizen does not need to worry about the consequences, we are told.
The Times reported that al-Shami was the first U.S. citizen since al-Awlaki the Obama administration had considered killing.
Another one of those detainees was Omar Khadr, a Canadian citizen who was captured when he was 15 years old in Afghanistan.
Police identified the second victim as Sumarti Ningsih, 25, an Indonesian citizen; the other was said to be about 30 years old.
Under our Constitution their rights are just as sacred as those of any other citizen.
A brazen urn was carried round, in which every citizen deposited a pebble.
Suppose a citizen of New York moves to Pennsylvania and establishes a residence there.
The sentiment in the mind of every citizen is national strength.
But the citizen of the United States is still more justly entitled to claim this praise.
early 14c., "inhabitant of a city," from Anglo-French citezein (spelling subsequently altered, probably by influence of denizen), from Old French citeien "city-dweller, town-dweller, citizen" (12c., Modern French citoyen), from cite (see city) + -ain (see -ian). Replaced Old English burhsittend and ceasterware. Sense of "inhabitant of a country" is late 14c. Citizen's arrest recorded from 1941; citizen's band (radio) from 1947. Citizen of the world (late 15c.) translates Greek kosmopolites.
A person of a more conservative, established, and prosaic caste than oneself; square (1960s+ Black & counterculture)