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1. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] a politically organized body of people under a single government.

Synonyms

  • Dominion
  • Reich
  • estate of the realm
  • ally
  • foreign country
  • world power
  • political entity
  • developing country
  • the three estates
  • major power
  • rogue state
  • sea power
  • commonwealth
  • res publica
  • body politic
  • rogue nation
  • power
  • land
  • renegade state
  • suzerain
  • state
  • political unit
  • estate
  • nation
  • superpower
  • commonwealth country
  • great power
  • city-state

Antonyms

  • unfreeze
  • unblock
  • remember
  • ability

Etymology

  • contree (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • contree (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Country People

  • businesspeople
  • laypeople
  • steeple
  • teeple
  • seiple

2. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] the territory occupied by a nation.

Synonyms

  • African nation
  • buffer state
  • European nation
  • department
  • buffer country
  • midland
  • Asian country
  • banana republic
  • tax haven
  • administrative division
  • kingdom
  • country of origin
  • homeland
  • South American nation
  • domain
  • North American nation
  • land
  • European country
  • demesne
  • administrative district
  • African country
  • native land
  • province
  • Asian nation
  • mother country
  • state
  • territorial division
  • North American country
  • South American country
  • motherland
  • sultanate

Antonyms

  • obscurity
  • incomprehensible
  • indefinite
  • forbid

Etymology

  • contree (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • contree (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] the people who live in a nation or country.

Synonyms

  • Spanish people
  • Irish
  • English people
  • Spanish
  • British people
  • Dutch people
  • British
  • French people
  • French
  • Dutch
  • land
  • people
  • Irish people
  • Swiss
  • subject
  • Swiss people
  • national
  • nation
  • Brits

Antonyms

  • free
  • natural object
  • unstuff
  • show

Etymology

  • contree (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • contree (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] an area outside of cities and towns.

Synonyms

  • weald
  • lea
  • geographical area
  • ley
  • farmland
  • scrubland
  • countryside
  • wold
  • geographical region
  • farming area
  • rural area
  • geographic region
  • pastureland
  • boondocks
  • hinterland
  • grazing land
  • geographic area
  • back country
  • pasture

Antonyms

  • invalidate
  • disapprove
  • disallow
  • decertify

Etymology

  • contree (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • contree (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).

Synonyms

  • free zone
  • block
  • anchorage ground
  • broadcast area
  • centre
  • clear
  • open
  • middle
  • high country
  • rain shadow
  • space
  • fireside
  • safety
  • stamping ground
  • scene
  • center
  • playground
  • region
  • city block
  • no man's land
  • staging area
  • winner's circle
  • corner
  • hearth
  • shrubbery
  • free port
  • tank farm
  • refuge
  • haunt
  • bed-ground
  • vacation spot
  • bedground
  • arena
  • hangout
  • eye
  • retreat
  • bed ground
  • section
  • resort area
  • neighborhood
  • no-go area
  • resort
  • area
  • anchorage
  • danger
  • repair
  • quadrant
  • heart
  • hunting ground

Antonyms

  • lose
  • indistinct
  • unclearness
  • unclear

Etymology

  • contree (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • contree (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. people

noun. ['ˈpiːpəl'] (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • lost
  • human race
  • country
  • sick
  • contemporaries
  • enemy
  • coevals
  • developmentally challenged
  • episcopate
  • humanity
  • humankind
  • brave
  • maimed
  • person
  • unemployed
  • cohort
  • nationality
  • handicapped
  • grouping
  • age bracket
  • wounded
  • episcopacy
  • soul
  • deaf
  • rich
  • enlightened
  • baffled
  • human beings
  • lobby
  • defeated
  • individual
  • living
  • patronage
  • mortal
  • doomed
  • common people
  • pocket
  • class
  • uninitiate
  • mankind
  • retarded
  • smart money
  • mentally retarded
  • nation
  • business
  • public
  • free people
  • tradespeople
  • blind
  • businesspeople
  • chosen people
  • generation
  • migration
  • unconfessed
  • damned
  • blood
  • unemployed people
  • world
  • populace
  • peoples
  • population
  • land
  • man
  • rank and file
  • rich people
  • free
  • business people
  • folk
  • socio-economic class
  • peanut gallery
  • homebound
  • disabled
  • ancients
  • clientele
  • folks
  • dead
  • initiate
  • womankind
  • age group
  • poor people
  • network army
  • social class
  • cautious
  • discomfited
  • timid
  • stratum
  • humans
  • retreated
  • poor
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • poor people
  • timid
  • brave
  • rich
  • uninitiate
  • living
  • poor
  • dead
  • initiate

Etymology

  • peple (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. people

noun. ['ˈpiːpəl'] the body of citizens of a state or country.

Synonyms

  • citizen
  • citizenry
  • grouping
  • Dorian
  • Ionian
  • Arcado-Cyprians
  • countryfolk
  • country people
  • governed
  • electorate
  • Aeolian
  • Achaean

Antonyms

  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert

Etymology

  • peple (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. people

noun. ['ˈpiːpəl'] members of a family line.

Synonyms

  • folk
  • family line
  • kinsfolk
  • sept
  • kinfolk
  • phratry

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male
  • adult

Etymology

  • peple (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. people

verb. ['ˈpiːpəl'] fill with people.

Antonyms

  • leader

Etymology

  • peple (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. people

noun. ['ˈpiːpəl'] the common people generally.

Synonyms

  • temporalty
  • the great unwashed
  • grouping
  • audience
  • followers
  • mass
  • masses
  • following
  • laity
  • multitude
  • hoi polloi

Antonyms

  • debtor
  • nonreligious person
  • follower
  • bad guy

Etymology

  • peple (Middle English (1100-1500))
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