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Denizen

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun denizen:

denizendwellerinhabitant

Denizen (an inhabitant; a regular visitor) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Barron's essential words for the GRE, which includes 800 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.

Definition of the noun denizen

What does denizen mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: denizens

  1. a person who inhabits a particular place
  2. a plant or animal naturalized in a region
    • examples: denizens of field and forest | denizens of the deep
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • more generic words: being / organism = a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently

Alternative definition of the noun denizen

noun

  1. An inhabitant of a place; one who dwells in.
  2. One who frequents a place.
  3. [Commonwealth, obsolete] A person with rights between those of naturalized citizen and resident alien (roughly permanent resident), obtained through letters patent.
  4. [biology] Used to describe the range or habitat of an animal or plant.

Definition of the verb denizen

What does denizen mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: denizened | denizening | denizens

  1. [transitive, British] To grant rights of citizenship to; to naturalize.

Film

"Denizen" is a 2010 low-budget sci-fi horror-action film written and directed by J.A. Steel. The film stars Steel, Julie Corgill, Glen Jensen, Ben Bayless, and Jody Mullins, and is Steel's third feature film.

Game

"Denizen" is an action computer game published by Players Software in 1988 for the ZX Spectrum.

  • mode: Single-player video game
  • genre: Action game
  • publisher: Interceptor Micros
  • released in (28 years ago)

Group

Denizen is a musical group.

  • album: "Audio Paintings"

Miscellanea

DENIZEN a.k.a. Denizen Company is a 2013 Telly Award winner.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Denizen

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Google previewA ride of eight hundred miles in France (1824)

containing a sketch of the face of the country, of its rural economy ... and of such of the manners and customs as materially differ from those of England ... the design being to exhibit a true picture of the present state of the people of France. To which is added, a general view of the finances of the kingdom by James Paul Cobbett

A denizen is an alien born, but who has obtained '* ex donatione regis letters patent to make him an " English subject...

Google previewThe laws, customs, and privileges ... in the island of Jersey (1839)

by Abraham Jones Le Cras

A Denizen is an alien born, but who has obtained ex dona Hone regis, letters patent to make him an english subject, an high and incommunicable branch of the royal prerogative. A Denizen is a kind of middle state, between an alien and a ...

Google previewThe Law of Landlord and Tenant, Etc. Seventh Edition, with ... Additions by J. T. Pratt (1829)

by William Woodfall, John Tidd Pratt

A denizen is an alien born, but who has obtained, ev donatione regis, letters patent to make him an English subject, an high and incommunicable branch of the royal prerogative. A denizen is a kind of middle state, between an alien and a ...

Google previewThe Law of Landlord and Tenant (1811)

To which is Added an Appendix of Precedents by William Woodfall

A denizen is an alien born, but who has obtained, er donatione regis, letters patent to make him an English subject, an high and incommunicable branch of the royal prerogative. A denizen is a kind of middle state, between an alien and a ...

Google previewWoodfall's Practical Treatise on the Law of Landlord and Tenant (1840)

With a Full Collection of Precedents and Forms of Procedure by William Woodfall, Samuel Bealey Harrison, Frederick Luard Wollaston

A denizen is an alien born, but who has obtained an: donatione regis letters- patent to make him an English subject, a high and incommunicable branch of the royal prerogative. middle state, between an alien and a natural born subject, and ...

Google previewCommentaries on the Laws of England in Four Books (1783)

by William Blackstone, Richard Burn

A DENIZEN is an alien born,- but who has obtained ex donationa ...

Google previewThe Cyclopædia of Law; Or, the Correct British Lawyer; Forming a Complete and Concise Digest of the Various Laws and Statutes Comprehended in the Constitution of England ... In which are Included an Epitome of the Acts of Parliament Passed in the Last Session ... and a Glossary of the Technical Law Terms. The Whole Collected and Arranged by J. H. Adlington. [With Plates.] (1820)

by John Henry ADLINGTON

DENIZEN. A denizen is an alien born, who has ...

Google previewFifty Years of Invasion Ecology (2011)

The Legacy of Charles Elton by David M. Richardson

By contrast, 'a denizen is an alien born, but who has obtained...

Google previewAnalysis of American Law (2008)

by Thomas Watkins Powell

A denizen is an alien or foreigner who, by the laws of the country, has obtained, either permanently or for a time, the civil rights of a citizen or subject, without the right to enjoy the same political privileges. In this country aliens have been ...

Google previewA law dictionary for the use of students and the legal profession (1875)

by Archibald Brown

A denizen is an alien by birth, who has obtained, em donut/ions regis, letters patent making him an English subject. The king may denizenize but not naturalize a man, the latter requiring the consent of Parliament, either pro re natd or under a ...

Google previewMake The Most Of Your Time On Earth 3 (2016)

by Rough Guides

But the lake's strangest denizen is an unknown quantity, an amphibious, horned monster called mokele mbembe, the “river dammer”, often described as a living dinosaur. Colourful, mostly secondhand anecdotes, and some Japanese aerial ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1807)

by George Gregory

DENIZEN. A denizen is an alien-born, who has ...

Google previewThe Law Student's Helper (1895)

A denizen is an alien born who has obtained by grant of the crown letters-patent to make him a subject.

Google previewPolitical Dictionary (1845)

Forming a Work of Universal Reference, Both Constitutional and Legal

DENIZEN, an alien born, who has been constituted an English subject by letters of denization granted by the crown through the home secretary of state. The facilities for an alien becoming naturalized, which the act 7 & 8 Vict. c. 66, provides ...

Google previewWINSTON'S CUMULATIVE LOOSE-LEAF ENCYCLOPEDIA A COMPREHENSIVE REFERENCE WORK (1922)

by THOMASE E. FINEGAN

Denizen. Denmark. Other works were Manual of Outpott Outitt, Modem Cavalry, etc. Denizen. W*»*m), .ln. English. law,. □ an alien who 1* made a sub- ject by the sovereign's letters patent, holding a middle state between an alien ".

Google previewPolitical dictionary [articles repr. from the penny cyclopaedia, ed. by G. Long]. (1845)

by George Long

DENIZEN, an alien bom, who has been constituted an English subject by letters of denization granted by the crown through the home secretary of state. The facilities for an alien becoming naturalized, which the act 7 & 8 Vict. c. 06, provides ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1842)

DENIZEN, in Law, an alien made a subject by the king's letters patent; otherwise called danaison, ...

Google previewWinston's Cumulative Loose-leaf Encyclopedia (1922)

A Comprehensive Reference Work by Thomas Edward Finegan

A denizen n thft TI. S. is a naturalized citizen. Denmark (den'mark), a kingdom of northern Europe, consisting of the peninsula of Jutland, north Schleswig, the island of Bornholm, and a group of islands, the most important of which are Zealand, ...

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Scrabble value of D2E1N1I1Z10E1N1

The value of this 7-letter word is 17 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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