English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'inhabit'

(verb) 
Definition
to live or dwell in
the people who inhabit these islands
Synonyms
live in
,
people
a small town peopled by workers and families
,
occupy
the couple who occupy the flat above mine
,
populate
the native people who populate areas around the city
,
reside in
, ,
lodge in
,
dwell in
,
colonize
The first British attempt to colonize Ireland was in the twelfth century.
,
take up residence in
,
abide in
,
make your home in

Additional synonyms

in the sense of colonize
Definition
to settle in (an area) as colonists
The first British attempt to colonize Ireland was in the twelfth century.
Synonyms
put down roots in,
open up
in the sense of occupy
Definition
to live, stay, or work in (a house, flat, or office)
the couple who occupy the flat above mine
Synonyms
own,
live in,
stay in (Scottish),
be established in,
dwell in,
be in residence in,
establish yourself in,
ensconce yourself in,
reside in,
lodge in,
take up residence in,
make your home,
abide in
in the sense of people
Definition
to provide with inhabitants
a small town peopled by workers and families

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