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villager

[vil-i-jer] /ˈvɪl ɪ dʒər/
noun
1.
an inhabitant of a village.
Origin
1560-1570
1560-70; village + -er1
Related forms
nonvillager, noun
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  • One afternoon a villager took me ptarmigan hunting in the empty mountains around the town.
  • One other villager has a crippled leg where he cannot walk.
  • The leopard was hunted down for revenge for having attacked a villager earlier in the day.
  • Every village had an expert drummer and every villager could understand what the drums were saying.
British Dictionary definitions for villager

villager

/ˈvɪlɪdʒə/
noun
1.
an inhabitant of a village
adjective
2.
(E African) backward, unsophisticated, or illiterate
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