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1. 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))

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Words that Rhyme with People

  • steeple
  • teeple
  • seiple

How do you spell people? Is it pepole ?

A common misspelling of people is pepole

Example sentences of the word people


1. Noun, plural
A person with lupus cannot spread it to other people or to their dogs.

Quotes containing the word people


1. I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
- Maya Angelou

2. To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
- Oscar Wilde

3. I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
- Marilyn Monroe

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. people

verb. ['ˈpiːpəl'] fill with people.

Antonyms

  • leader

Etymology

  • peple (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. 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))

6. people

verb. ['ˈpiːpəl'] furnish with people.

Synonyms

  • populate
  • inhabit
  • dwell

Antonyms

  • good guy
  • smoker
  • resident
  • creditor

Etymology

  • peple (Middle English (1100-1500))
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