Definitions of people:
  • noun:   (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively
    Example: "Old people"
  • noun:   members of a family line
    Example: "His people have been farmers for generations"
  • noun:   the body of citizens of a state or country
    Example: "The Spanish people"
  • noun:   the common people generally
    Example: "Power to the people"
  • verb:   fill with people or supply with inhabitants
    Example: "People a room"
  • verb:   make one's home or live in
    Example: "These people inhabited all the islands that are now deserted"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #13191)

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