Synonyms of 'people'
1 personsDictionary, humans, individuals
People should treat the planet with respect.
You can learn to stand out from the crowd.
His music is commercial. It is aimed at the masses.
the general public
the grass roots
the rank and file
the proles (derogatory , slang , mainly British)
(the) hoi polloi
PPL (text messaging)
3 nationDictionary, public, community
the people of Rome
4 raceDictionary, tribe, ethnic group
the native peoples of Central and South America
inhabitDictionary, occupy, settle
a small town peopled by workers and families
subject word lists:African peoples Asian peoples Australasian peoples Central and South American Indian peoples Eskimo peoples European peoples Native American tribes
The voice of the people is the voice of God– Epistles]
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If people colonize a foreign country, they go to live there and take control of it.
The first British attempt to colonize Ireland was in the twelfth century.
If a place or region is inhabited by a group of people or a species of animal, those people or animals live there.
the people who inhabit these islands
Thesaurus for people from the Collins English Thesaurus