Synonyms of national
1 nationwideDictionary • major national and international issues
nationwide • The rising number of car crimes is a nationwide problem.
state • a state visit to Moscow
public • a substantial part of public spending
civil • This civil unrest threatens the economy.
governmental • a governmental agency for providing financial aid to developing countries
2 ethnicDictionary • the national characteristics and history of the country
ethnic • The country's population of over 40 million people is made up of many ethnic groups.
native • It was many years since she had lived in her native country.
racial • the protection of national and racial minorities
indigenous • the country's indigenous population
citizenDictionary • He is in fact a British national and passport holder.
citizen • football hooligans who terrorized citizens after the match
subject • Roughly half of them are British subjects.
resident • Ten per cent of residents live below the poverty line.
native • He was a native of France.
inhabitant • the inhabitants of Glasgow
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citizenSomeone who is a citizen of a particular country is legally accepted as belonging to that country.
• football hooligans who terrorized citizens after the match
• This civil unrest threatens the economy.
ethnicEthnic means connected with or relating to different racial or cultural groups of people.
• The country's population of over 40 million people is made up of many ethnic groups.
Thesaurus for national from the Collins English Thesaurus