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Definition 1: a human being - [noun denoting tops]

Samples where person or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms for person in the sense of this definition

(person is a kind of ...) a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently

(person is a kind of ...) any entity that produces an effect or is responsible for events or results

(... is a kind of person ) a person considered as a unique individual

"one's own self"

(... is a kind of person ) a fully developed person from maturity onward

(... is a kind of person ) a person who enjoys taking risks

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is unusual

(... is a kind of person ) a person who seems to be displaced in time; who belongs to another age

(... is a kind of person ) a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is appointed to a job or position

(... is a kind of person ) a person who invests capital in a business (especially a large business)

(... is a kind of person ) a person who captures and holds people or animals

(... is a kind of person ) a person who changes something

"an inveterate changer of the menu"

(... is a kind of person ) a person unable to distinguish differences in hue

(... is a kind of person ) a person who holds no title

(... is a kind of person ) a person who communicates with others

(... is a kind of person ) a person who participates in competitions

(... is a kind of person ) a person who shows fear or timidity

(... is a kind of person ) a person who grows or makes or invents things

(... is a kind of person ) a person who disputes; who is good at or enjoys controversy

(... is a kind of person ) a person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems

(... is a kind of person ) a person who tries to please or amuse

(... is a kind of person ) a person who enjoys testing innovative ideas

"she was an experimenter in new forms of poetry"

(... is a kind of person ) a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully

(... is a kind of person ) a part of a person that is used to refer to a person

"he looked out at a roomful of faces" "when he returned to work he met many new faces"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who belongs to the sex that can have babies

(... is a kind of person ) a person who resembles a Gypsy in leading an unconventional, nomadic way of life

(... is a kind of person ) a person who pursues independent thought or action

(... is a kind of person ) a person who inhabits a particular place

(... is a kind of person ) an indigenous person who was born in a particular place

"the art of the natives of the northwest coast" "the Canadian government scrapped plans to tax the grants to aboriginal college students"

(... is a kind of person ) a person born in a particular place or country

"he is a native of Brazil"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who lacks knowledge of evil

(... is a kind of person ) a person who uses the mind creatively

(... is a kind of person ) a young person, not fully developed

(... is a kind of person ) a person who loves someone or is loved by someone

(... is a kind of person ) a person who you love, usually a member of your family

(... is a kind of person ) a person who rules or guides or inspires others

(... is a kind of person ) a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies

(... is a kind of person ) a person who receives or invests or pays out money

(... is a kind of person ) a person who owes allegiance to that nation

"a monarch has a duty to his subjects"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who does not manifest devotion to a deity

(... is a kind of person ) a person who does nothing

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is of equal standing with another in a group

(... is a kind of person ) a person who becomes aware (of things or events) through the senses

(... is a kind of person ) a person situated on a perch

(... is a kind of person ) a person who goes before or announces the coming of another

(... is a kind of person ) a person who belongs to an early stage of civilization

(... is a kind of person ) a person who manifests devotion to a deity

(... is a kind of person ) a person who enjoys sensuality

(... is a kind of person ) a person who changes location

(... is a kind of person ) a person who suffers misfortune

(... is a kind of person ) a person who for some reason is not wanted or welcome

(... is a kind of person ) a person who lacks technical training

(... is a kind of person ) a person who works at a specific occupation

"he is a good worker"

(... is a kind of person ) a native or inhabitant of Africa

(... is a kind of person ) (formal) any non-European non-white person

(... is a kind of person ) a person with African ancestry,

"Negro" "Negroid"

(... is a kind of person ) a Caucasian

(... is a kind of person ) any member of the peoples living in North or South America before the Europeans arrived

(... is a kind of person ) any member of the people of eastern Europe or Asian Russia who speak a Slavonic language

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is not a member of one's own religion; used in this sense by Mormons and Hindus

(... is a kind of person ) a person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Aries

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Taurus

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Gemini

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Leo

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Virgo

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Libra

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Scorpio

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Sagittarius

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Capricorn

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Aquarius

(... is a kind of person ) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces

(... is a kind of person ) a person who abates a nuisance

(... is a kind of person ) a person who abjures

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is loathsome or disgusting

(... is a kind of person ) a person who refrains from drinking intoxicating beverages

(... is a kind of person ) a person with a record of successes

"his son would never be the achiever that his father was" "only winners need apply" "if you want to be a success you have to dress like a success"

(... is a kind of person ) a person with whom you are acquainted

"I have trouble remembering the names of all my acquaintances" "we are friends of the family"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who acquires something (usually permanently)

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is a participating member of an organization

"the club issues a list of members, both the actives and the retirees"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who acts and gets things done

"he's a principal actor in this affair" "when you want something done get a doer" "he's a miracle worker"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who studies and settles conflicts and disputes

(... is a kind of person ) a person who admires; someone who esteems or respects or approves

(... is a kind of person ) someone (such as a child) who has been adopted

(... is a kind of person ) someone who offers opposition

(... is a kind of person ) someone who receives advice

(... is a kind of person ) a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea

(... is a kind of person ) a person who makes an affidavit

(... is a kind of person ) someone who is doubtful or noncommittal about something

(... is a kind of person ) a person with congenital albinism: white hair and milky skin; eyes are usually pink

(... is a kind of person ) someone who pursues a study or sport as a pastime

(... is a kind of person ) a person who lived in ancient times

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is opposed (to an action or policy or practice etc.)

"the antis smelled victory after a long battle"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is opposed to the United States and its policies

(... is a kind of person ) a person who seizes or arrests (especially a person who seizes or arrests in the name of justice)

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is fully aware of something and understands it

"he is not an appreciator of our dilemma"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who archaizes

(... is a kind of person ) a person who through conceit makes pretentious claims to rights or advantages that he or she is not entitled to or to qualities that he or she does not possess

(... is a kind of person ) a person (or property) that is assessed

(... is a kind of person ) a person suffering from asthma

"she is a chronic asthmatic" "the painful gasps of a dying asthmatic"

(... is a kind of person ) (usually plural) persons who exercise (administrative) control over others

"the authorities have issued a curfew"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who has taught himself

(... is a kind of person ) someone who acts or responds in a mechanical or apathetic way

"only an automaton wouldn't have noticed"

(... is a kind of person ) a member of the baby boom generation in the 1950s

"they expanded the schools for a generation of baby boomers"

(... is a kind of person ) a person born in the generation following the baby boom when the birth rate fell dramatically

(... is a kind of person ) any person who is not on your side

(... is a kind of person ) a person who does harm to others

(... is a kind of person ) a person whose head is bald or shaved

(... is a kind of person ) a person who refuses to comply

(... is a kind of person ) someone who fights bulls

(... is a kind of person ) a person who takes a bath

"the bathers enjoyed the cool water"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who diverts suspicion from someone (especially a woman who accompanies a male homosexual in order to conceal his homosexuality)

(... is a kind of person ) a person with whom you share a bed

(... is a kind of person ) a person who has suffered the death of someone they loved

"the bereaved do not always need to be taken care of"

(... is a kind of person ) the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others

"he could beat the best of them"

(... is a kind of person ) a baby born; an offspring

"the overall rate of incidence of Down's syndrome is one in every 800 births"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who bites

(... is a kind of person ) a person who keeps and updates a blog

(... is a kind of person ) a person with fair skin and hair

(... is a kind of person ) a person dressed all in blue (as a soldier or sailor)

(... is a kind of person ) someone who does special exercises to develop a brawny musculature

(... is a kind of person ) a person who plants bombs

(... is a kind of person ) a person with dark (brown) hair

(... is a kind of person ) a person (or thing) that breaks up or overpowers something

"dam buster" "sanction buster" "crime buster"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc.)

(... is a kind of person ) a person requiring professional services

"a typical case was the suburban housewife described by a marriage counselor"

(... is a kind of person ) a person responsible for receiving payments for goods and services (as in a shop or restaurant)

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is celebrating

(... is a kind of person ) someone who censures or condemns

(... is a kind of person ) a changeable or inconstant person

(... is a kind of person ) a person who charms others (usually by personal attractiveness)

(... is a kind of person ) an immature childish person

"he remained a child in practical matters as long as he lived" "stop being a baby!"

(... is a kind of person ) (Yiddish) a person characterized by chutzpa

(... is a kind of person ) a person who closes something

"whoever is the closer has to turn out the lights and lock up"

(... is a kind of person ) a person with poor motor coordination

(... is a kind of person ) a person who collects things

(... is a kind of person ) someone who fights (or is fighting)

(... is a kind of person ) someone makes things complex

(... is a kind of person ) a person with a compulsive disposition; someone who feels compelled to do certain things

(... is a kind of person ) a person who uses computers for work or entertainment or communication or business

(... is a kind of person ) a person devoted to the contemplative life

(... is a kind of person ) a person who has been converted to another religious or political belief

(... is a kind of person ) someone who copies the words or behavior of another

(... is a kind of person ) a person who counts things

(... is a kind of person ) someone who attempts to prevent terrorism

(... is a kind of person ) a person who crawls or creeps along the ground

(... is a kind of person ) a human being; `wight' is an archaic term

(... is a kind of person ) a person to whom money is owed by a debtor; someone to whom an obligation exists

(... is a kind of person ) someone who is unable to walk normally because of an injury or disability to the legs or back

(... is a kind of person ) a person who participates in a social gathering arranged for dancing (as a ball)

(... is a kind of person ) someone who is no longer alive

"I wonder what the dead person would have done"

(... is a kind of person ) a person with a severe auditory impairment

(... is a kind of person ) a person who lowers the quality or character or value (as by adding cheaper metal to coins)

(... is a kind of person ) a person who owes a creditor; someone who has the obligation of paying a debt

(... is a kind of person ) a person who defecates

(... is a kind of person ) a person who delays; to put off until later or cause to be late

(... is a kind of person ) a person who gives up or transfers money or goods

(... is a kind of person ) a person who makes demands

(... is a kind of person ) a person who diets

(... is a kind of person ) a person who (or that which) differentiates

(... is a kind of person ) a person who removes tangles; someone who takes something out of a tangled state

(... is a kind of person ) a person who dissents from some established policy

(... is a kind of person ) a person who separates something into parts or groups

(... is a kind of person ) a person (not necessarily a spouse) with whom you cohabit and share a long-term sexual relationship

(... is a kind of person ) someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor)

"he could be Gingrich's double" "she's the very image of her mother"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who dresses in a particular way

"she's an elegant dresser" "he's a meticulous dresser"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who dribbles

"that baby is a dribbler; he needs a bib"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who takes drugs

(... is a kind of person ) a person who has dyslexia

(... is a kind of person ) a person with an unusual or odd personality

(... is a kind of person ) a person with a thin body

(... is a kind of person ) one who brings about a result or event; one who accomplishes a purpose

(... is a kind of person ) a person who lived during the reign of Elizabeth I

"William Shakespeare was an Elizabethan"

(... is a kind of person ) a person subject to strong states of emotion

(... is a kind of person ) a heavy person with a soft and rounded body

(... is a kind of person ) a person who delights in having or using or experiencing something

(... is a kind of person ) a person who enrolls in (or is enrolled in) a class or course of study

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is a member of an ethnic group

(... is a kind of person ) someone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose)

(... is a kind of person ) (psychology) a person concerned more with practical realities than with inner thoughts and feelings

(... is a kind of person ) a person who subscribes to a variety of fads

(... is a kind of person ) a person who falls

"one of them was safe but they were unable to save the faller" "a faller among thieves"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who fastens or makes fast

"he found the door fastened and wondered who the fastener was"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary

"it is illegal for a fiduciary to misappropriate money for personal gain"

(... is a kind of person ) one who is first-rate

(... is a kind of person ) a person who accepts the leadership of another

(... is a kind of person ) someone acting freely or even irresponsibly

(... is a kind of person ) a person you know well and regard with affection and trust

"he was my best friend at the university"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who flees from an uncongenial situation

"fugitives from the sweatshops"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who gains (gains an advantage or gains profits)

"she was clearly the gainer in that exchange"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who gains weight

(... is a kind of person ) a person who wagers money on the outcome of games or sporting events

(... is a kind of person ) someone who controls access to something

"there are too many gatekeepers between the field officers and the chief"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who gathers

"they were a society of hunters and gatherers"

(... is a kind of person ) any person who is on your side

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is good to other people

(... is a kind of person ) a person who grants or gives something

(... is a kind of person ) a person who greets

"the newcomers were met by smiling greeters"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who grins

(... is a kind of person ) a person who groans

(... is a kind of person ) a person who grunts

(... is a kind of person ) a person who guesses

(... is a kind of person ) a person who has some condition that markedly restricts their ability to function physically or mentally or socially

(... is a kind of person ) a person who hates

(... is a kind of person ) a person having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex

(... is a kind of person ) someone who is sexually attracted to persons of the same sex

(... is a kind of person ) a tiny fully formed individual that (according to the discredited theory of preformation) is supposed to be present in the sperm cell

(... is a kind of person ) someone (or something) on which expectations are centered

"he was their best hope for a victory"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who hopes

"only an avid hoper could expect the team to win now"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who crouches

"low huddlers against the wind"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who hugs

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is immune to a particular infection

(... is a kind of person ) a person whose interests are protected by an insurance policy; a person who contracts for an insurance policy that indemnifies him against loss of property or life or health etc.

(... is a kind of person ) someone who uses art to represent something

"his paintings reveal a sensitive interpreter of nature" "she was famous as an interpreter of Shakespearean roles"

(... is a kind of person ) (psychology) a person who tends to shrink from social contacts and to become preoccupied with their own thoughts

(... is a kind of person ) a member of an Indo-European people widely scattered throughout the northwest of the Indian subcontinent and consisting of Muslims and Hindus and Sikhs

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is as brilliant and precious as a piece of jewelry

(... is a kind of person ) a person who jumps

"as the jumper neared the ground he lost control" "the jumper's parachute opened"

(... is a kind of person ) the younger of two persons

"she is two years my junior"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who causes the death of a person or animal

(... is a kind of person ) a person related by blood or marriage

"police are searching for relatives of the deceased" "he has distant relations back in New Jersey"

(... is a kind of person ) a person with unusual sexual tastes

(... is a kind of person ) a person in a kneeling position

(... is a kind of person ) a person who knocks (as seeking to gain admittance)

"open the door and see who the knocker is"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who knows or apprehends

(... is a kind of person ) someone regarded as eccentric or crazy and standing out from a group

(... is a kind of person ) a person of greater than average size

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is a member of those peoples whose languages derived from Latin

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is laughing or who laughs easily

(... is a kind of person ) someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs

(... is a kind of person ) a person who uses the left hand with greater skill than the right

"their pitcher was a southpaw"

(... is a kind of person ) a living person

"his heroism saved a life"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who is a frequent target of negative reactions and serves to distract attention from another

(... is a kind of person ) a person who speaks more than one language

(... is a kind of person ) a person who can read and write

(... is a kind of person ) a person who has a special life style

"a high liver"

(... is a kind of person ) a person with a strong desire for something

"a longer for money" "a thirster after blood" "a yearner for knowledge"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is expected to perform a particular task but who is out of control and dangerous

(... is a kind of person ) an efficient person

"the boxer was a magnificent fighting machine"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who mails something

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is discontented or disgusted

(... is a kind of person ) the generic use of the word to refer to any human being

"it was every man for himself"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who handles things manually

(... is a kind of person ) a single individual

"every man jack"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is married

"we invited several young marrieds"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who practices masturbation

(... is a kind of person ) a person who makes measurements

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is not a member

(... is a kind of person ) a person with a well-developed muscular body

(... is a kind of person ) a person of mixed racial ancestry (especially mixed European and Native American ancestry)

(... is a kind of person ) someone who is neither a highbrow nor a lowbrow

(... is a kind of person ) a person who claims or is alleged to perform miracles

(... is a kind of person ) someone unable to adapt to their circumstances

(... is a kind of person ) a person who hates marriage

(... is a kind of person ) a person whose ancestors belonged to two or more racial groups

(... is a kind of person ) a contemporary person

(... is a kind of person ) a person who knows only one language

(... is a kind of person ) a person who cares for the needs of others (especially in an overprotective or interfering way)

(... is a kind of person ) person who is quiet or timid

(... is a kind of person ) a person who mutilates or destroys or disfigures or cripples

(... is a kind of person ) a person who gives a name or names

"the owner is usually the namer of a boat"

(... is a kind of person ) a person with the same name as another

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is neglectful and gives little attention or respect to people or responsibilities

"he tried vainly to impress his neglecters"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who lives (or is located) near another

(... is a kind of person ) one who does not side with any party in a war or dispute

(... is a kind of person ) a person is not easily classified and not very interesting

(... is a kind of person ) a person who does not participate

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is nonpartisan

(... is a kind of person ) a person regarded as nonexistent and having no rights; a person whose existence is systematically ignored (especially for ideological or political reasons)

"the former senator is treated as a nonperson by this administration" "George Orwell predicted that political dissidents would be treated as unpersons"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who does not live in a particular place

"described by an admiring nonresident as a green and pleasant land"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who does not smoke tobacco

(... is a kind of person ) a naked person

(... is a kind of person ) a person who treats something carefully

"a great nurser of pennies"

(... is a kind of person ) a believer in occultism; someone versed in the occult arts

(... is a kind of person ) a person disposed to take a favorable view of things

(... is a kind of person ) someone or something who lacks support or care or supervision

(... is a kind of person ) a person who refuses to face reality or recognize the truth (a reference to the popular notion that the ostrich hides from danger by burying its head in the sand)

(... is a kind of person ) a person who ousts or supplants someone else

(... is a kind of person ) a person belonging to no caste

(... is a kind of person ) a person who spends time outdoors (e.g., hunting or fishing)

(... is a kind of person ) a person who owns something

"they are searching for the owner of the car" "who is the owner of that friendly smile?"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who pampers or spoils by excessive indulgence

(... is a kind of person ) a person who participates in (or is open to) sexual activities of many kinds

(... is a kind of person ) a person who pardons or forgives or excuses a fault or offense

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is a member of a partnership

(... is a kind of person ) a person involved in legal proceedings

"the party of the first part"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who passes as a member of a different ethnic or racial group

(... is a kind of person ) another word for person; a person not meriting identification

"a strange personage appeared at the door"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who represents an abstract quality

"she is the personification of optimism"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who perspires

(... is a kind of person ) a wise person who is calm and rational; someone who lives a life of reason with equanimity

(... is a kind of person ) a person who chooses or selects out

(... is a kind of person ) a person who urinates

(... is a kind of person ) a person who makes plans

(... is a kind of person ) a person who pursues a number of different social and sexual partners simultaneously

(... is a kind of person ) someone who behaves in a manner calculated to impress or mislead others

(... is a kind of person ) someone who applies or scatters powder

(... is a kind of person ) someone who keeps safe from harm or danger

(... is a kind of person ) the person immediately affected by or concerned with an action

(... is a kind of person ) a person employed to establish and promote a favorable relationship with the public

(... is a kind of person ) a person who pursues some plan or goal

"a pursuer of truth"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is regarded as easygoing and agreeable

(... is a kind of person ) an unspecified person

"he dropped a word in the right quarter"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who gives up too easily

(... is a kind of person ) a person who has radical ideas or opinions

(... is a kind of person ) a rare or unique person

(... is a kind of person ) a person who accepts the world as it literally is and deals with it accordingly

(... is a kind of person ) a person who corrects or sets right

"a rectifier of prejudices"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who has red hair

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is formally entered (along with others) in a register (and who obtains certain rights thereby)

(... is a kind of person ) a person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies

"a reliever of anxiety" "an allayer of fears"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who repeats

"the audience consisted largely of repeaters who had seen the movie many times"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who saves something from danger or violence

(... is a kind of person ) a person who rests

(... is a kind of person ) a person who directs and restrains

(... is a kind of person ) a person who returns after a lengthy absence

(... is a kind of person ) a person who possesses great material wealth

(... is a kind of person ) a person who uses the right hand more skillfully than the left

(... is a kind of person ) a person who rises (especially from bed)

"he's usually a late riser"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who romps or frolics

(... is a kind of person ) a brachycephalic person

(... is a kind of person ) a person who rules or commands

"swayer of the universe"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who rushes; someone in a hurry; someone who acts precipitously

(... is a kind of person ) a person with advanced knowledge of one or more sciences

(... is a kind of person ) a person who scratches to relieve an itch

(... is a kind of person ) a person of second-rate ability or value

"a team of aging second-raters" "shone among the mediocrities who surrounded him"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who seeds clouds

(... is a kind of person ) someone making a search or inquiry

"they are seekers after truth"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who is or has been segregated

(... is a kind of person ) someone who indulges in excessive sentimentality

(... is a kind of person ) any person regarded simply as an object of sexual gratification

(... is a kind of person ) a person (especially a celebrity) who is well-known for their sexual attractiveness

(... is a kind of person ) a person who wields power and influence

"a shaker of traditional beliefs" "movers and shakers in the business world"

(... is a kind of person ) a person skilled at making effective presentations

(... is a kind of person ) someone who signs and is bound by a document

(... is a kind of person ) a person lacking intelligence or common sense

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is at least six feet tall

(... is a kind of person ) a person who slips or slides because of loss of traction

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is owned by someone

(... is a kind of person ) someone entirely dominated by some influence or person

"a slave to fashion" "a slave to cocaine" "his mother was his abject slave"

(... is a kind of person ) a sleepy person

(... is a kind of person ) a person who slouches; someone with a drooping carriage

(... is a kind of person ) a person of below average size

(... is a kind of person ) a person who smashes something

(... is a kind of person ) a person who smiles

(... is a kind of person ) a person who sneezes

(... is a kind of person ) a person who sniffs

(... is a kind of person ) a person who breathes audibly through a congested nose

(... is a kind of person ) a person who snuffs out candles

(... is a kind of person ) a person who breathes noisily (as through a nose blocked by mucus)

(... is a kind of person ) a person who takes part in social activities

(... is a kind of person ) a person of a particular character or nature

"what sort of person is he?" "he's a good sort"

(... is a kind of person ) a person whose reactions to something serve as an indication of its acceptability

"I would use newspapermen as a sounding board for such policies"

(... is a kind of person ) an inscrutable person who keeps his thoughts and intentions secret

(... is a kind of person ) a person who spits (ejects saliva or phlegm from the mouth)

(... is a kind of person ) a person known for the way she (or he) behaves when teased or defeated or subjected to trying circumstances

"a good sport" "a poor sport"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who sprawls

"he is such a sprawler he needs a bed to himself"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who rejects (someone or something) with contempt

"she was known as a spurner of all suitors" "he was no spurner of rules"

(... is a kind of person ) a person with strabismus

(... is a kind of person ) a person who stifles or smothers or suppresses

"he is a real conversation stifler" "I see from all the yawn smotherers that it is time to stop"

(... is a kind of person ) a person whose body is marked by religious stigmata (such as marks resembling the wounds of the crucified Christ)

(... is a kind of person ) a person who carries himself or herself with the head and shoulders habitually bent forward

(... is a kind of person ) an individual that one is not acquainted with

(... is a kind of person ) a person who struggles with difficulties or with great effort

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures; someone who is an object of investigation

"the subjects for this investigation were selected randomly" "the cases that we studied were drawn from two different communities"

(... is a kind of person ) a person serving no apparent function

"reducing staff is difficult because our employees include no supernumeraries"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who yields or surrenders

(... is a kind of person ) someone who tries to insure their personal survival or the survival of their group or nation

(... is a kind of person ) one who outlives another

"he left his farm to his survivors"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who is under suspicion

(... is a kind of person ) someone who appends or joins one thing to another

"a theory that was simply added on by some anonymous tagger"

(... is a kind of person ) someone who assigns labels to the grammatical constituents of textual matter

(... is a kind of person ) a person who strikes a surface lightly and usually repeatedly

"finger tappers irritated her"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who tempts others

"Satan is the great tempter of mankind"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who serves a specified term

"there are not many fourth termers in the Senate"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who inspires fear or dread

"he was the terror of the neighborhood"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who makes a will

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is unusually thin and scrawny

(... is a kind of person ) one who is third-rate or distinctly inferior

(... is a kind of person ) someone who projects something (especially by a rapid motion of the arm)

(... is a kind of person ) a fierce or audacious person

"he's a tiger on the tennis court" "it aroused the tiger in me"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who belongs to a clan or tribe having a totem

(... is a kind of person ) a person who causes or allows a part of the body to come in contact with someone or something

(... is a kind of person ) someone who transfers or is transferred from one position to another

"the best student was a transfer from LSU"

(... is a kind of person ) a person whose sexual identification is entirely with the opposite sex

(... is a kind of person ) a person who has undergone a sex change operation

(... is a kind of person ) someone who adopts the dress or manner or sexual role of the opposite sex

(... is a kind of person ) one who tries

(... is a kind of person ) one of two persons who swing ropes for jumpers to skip over in the game of jump rope

(... is a kind of person ) any person who exercises power in a cruel way

"his father was a tyrant"

(... is a kind of person ) an ugly or unpromising child who grows into a beautiful or worthy person

(... is a kind of person ) a person who unfastens or unwraps or opens

"children are talented undoers of their shoelaces"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who makes use of a thing; someone who uses or employs something

(... is a kind of person ) a person who disappears

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is tricked or swindled

(... is a kind of person ) a person who lived during the reign of Victoria

(... is a kind of person ) a person given to fanciful speculations and enthusiasms with little regard for what is actually possible

(... is a kind of person ) someone who has inferior vision

(... is a kind of person ) a person who waits or awaits

(... is a kind of person ) a person who awakes

"an early waker"

(... is a kind of person ) person who walks in without having an appointment

"the emergency room was overrun with walk-ins"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who wants or needs something

"an owner of many things and needer of none"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is under the protection or in the custody of another

(... is a kind of person ) someone engaged in or experienced in warfare

(... is a kind of person ) a person who keeps a devotional vigil by a sick bed or by a dead body

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is physically weak and ineffectual

(... is a kind of person ) a person who is regarded as treacherous or sneaky

(... is a kind of person ) one who can't stay still (especially a child)

"the toddler was a real wiggler on plane trips"

(... is a kind of person ) a person who winks

(... is a kind of person ) a person who refrains from granting

"a withholder of payments"

(... is a kind of person ) (law) a person who testifies under oath in a court of law

(... is a kind of person ) a person absorbed by the concerns and interests and pleasures of the present world

(... is a kind of person ) a person who yawns

(person is a part of ...) the complex of all the attributes--behavioral, temperamental, emotional and mental--that characterize a unique individual

"their different reactions reflected their very different personalities" "it is his nature to help others"

(person is a part of ...) alternative names for the body of a human being

"Leonardo studied the human body" "he has a strong physique" "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"

(... is a member of person) (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively

"old people" "there were at least 200 people in the audience"

Definition 2: a human body (usually including the clothing) - [noun denoting body]

Samples where person or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a weapon was hidden on his person

(person is a kind of ...) alternative names for the body of a human being

"Leonardo studied the human body" "he has a strong physique" "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"

Definition 3: a grammatical category used in the classification of pronouns, possessive determiners, and verb forms according to whether they indicate the speaker, the addressee, or a third party - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where person or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • stop talking about yourself in the third person

(person is a kind of ...) (grammar) a category of words having the same grammatical properties

(... is a kind of person ) pronouns and verbs used to refer to the speaker or writer of the language in which they occur

(... is a kind of person ) pronouns and verbs used to refer to the person addressed by the language in which they occur

(... is a kind of person ) pronouns and verbs that are used to refer to something other than the speaker or addressee of the language in which they occur

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